One of my greatest temptations is to wall up. You know when you feel triggered and the alarm bells start ringing and you say oh no we’ve been here before, shut the doors! It’s not safe! We need safety! Shut down. System offline. This is me sometimes, you? I had some victory this week I’d…
Who are your people? Who are helping you experience who God really is? How are they teaching you? What connections are you making from these experiences?
When I begin a new season I feel totally inadequate, life, wobbly, and unsure of myself and what I’m doing.
We had a week of the stomach bug in our house. Which left us feeling exhausted, physically and emotionally. But I learned something this week I’d love to share it. A lot of these writings are so I can remember and maybe remind you as well of simple truths I’ve learned along this journey. So…
I like for God to affirm things in my life. Kind of like Gideon, if you really want me to pursue this show me a sign, I’ll put out the fleece and you make it wet or dry. You know. Clarity. Show me a sign Lord. Then another sign, because I’m not sure that…
Sometimes waiting is enough to push me over the edge. Then sometimes I love waiting, like waiting for the coffee timer to ding that the coffee is done. But sometimes waiting is painful… waiting for the doctor to call, i.e. high blood pressure healing to come relationships to restore falling asleep coffee to finish brewing…
To be a daughter
Oh my sweet girl. She’s a delight. I enjoy sitting and looking at her. It’s a delight just to be in her presence. Even when she’s ornery I still delight in her. All sides of her are wonderful because they make her, her. When she smiles it’s from ear to ear. When she talks she…
Maybe we are all chosen.
Sitting in my living room, listening to little snores from a baby boy who hasn’t felt good lately. Stomach bug has taken him down. Sitting, thinking on what to write and how to write it today. I have bacon cooking and coffee brewing, planning to enjoy a little down time before picking the older kids…
Enough: occurring in such quantity, quality, or scope as to fully meet demands, needs, or expectations. Competent. (m-w.com) Last night I was doodling, playing with my watercolor calligraphy pens and listening to music, trying to find inspiration. I have always loved lettering. I remember sitting in class in junior high and high school spelling…