Daily Dare: 40 Days to a Radical Life

  Welcome to Day 11!  (Pssst… I have finally joined the 21st century and started tweeting. I assure you there are 102 year old great grandmothers who know how to work Twitter more efficiently but I would love to catch up with you all there and find out about the good things God is doing […]

Way Up High

The Bible talks so much about the birds of the air. I never really understood the significance of that until I was diagnosed with MS a few years back. When you are on that wobbly ledge you can’t get off of, you learn there’s only one way down. And that’s when your flying wings come […]

Stand Firm in Faith – Be Courageous!

It’s MS awareness week and it’s a great week to decide to be courageous – even if you aren’t a part of the MS community. Whether you are living with MS or just going through something that’s threatening to knock you to the ground – You can do this! I believe in you! And God… […]

When You Feel Forsaken

  “My God, My God why has thou forsaken Me?” Matthew 27:46   Have you ever gone through a time in your life when you weren’t feeling particularly spiritual? When it took work to pray, when it was too painful to cast light into the shadowy corners of your heart? I know I have certainly […]

The Beauty of the Extraordinary

Now as Jesus passed by, He saw a man who was blind from birth. And His disciples asked Him, saying, “Rabbi, who sinned, this man or his parents, that he was born blind?” Jesus answered, “Neither this man nor his parents sinned, but that the works of God should be revealed in him.” John 9:1-3 NIV   On a […]

The Giving Tree

Selfless love… absolutely selfless. No bounds, no chains… Just the free-form standing branches of a tree that loved a boy. “Climb me” calls the tree, branches open, leaves like fingers. “Swing from my branches, boy. Be happy.” And the boy does. And the boy is. Time passes. The boy no longer interested in swinging from […]

A Hebrew Blessing Just for You… From Our House to Yours

May the Lord bless you and keep you. May the Lord make his face to shine upon you,  and be gracious to you. May the Lord lift up his countenance upon you,  and give you peace.

Chasing Rabbits: Finding Wonder in the Scary Stuff

  “Did I not tell you,” replied Jesus, “that if you believed, you would see the wonder of what God can do?” Then they took the stone away and Jesus raised his eyes and said, “Father, I thank you that you have heard me. I know that you always hear me.”            John 11:40-42       Wonder. It […]