The Who Inspires You Series: An Open Letter to My Toddler

Jack – it’s an awesome name and you wear it well . . . along with eight different colors of marker on your forehead, old gum in your hair and popcorn kernels up your nose – baby, you make this look good. Jack was the name of your Granny and her father before her. It […]

Inspiration Through a Mother’s Eyes: Who Inspires You?

Benji . . . Our youngest son. Our tiny somebody. A brilliant reminder of God’s grace. Before Benji came into the world they thought he’d be too small. I can still remember being rushed to the hospital after an ultrasound revealed that our nearly full term baby was barely 4 pounds, hardly moving. Prayers went […]

Learning to Let Go

“The Lord giveth and the Lord taketh away.” Job 1:21 KJV It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s Jack flying as fast as he can after a wayward gummy bear! I shuffle my socks quickly across the kitchen floor with my last bit of energy and pull it from his grasp. Nine month olds and un-chewable, dust […]