I’ve spent my entire life apart from extended family. No aunts and uncles living next door. No grandparents to babysit or pick me up after school. Really it was just my mom because my dad traveled for work most of the time and my only sister is ten years older, who left for college when… Continue reading A Fresh Start to 2018!
The smoothness of her hair took on new meaning tonight as I stroked it. She looked so grown up and the wild emotions she felt and displayed testified to this. I felt at times I was trying to tame myself all over again. In the heat of an argument it was as if I was staring… Continue reading When You’re Ready to Choose Grace Instead of Just Trying Harder
“Come, all you who are thirsty, come to the waters, and you who have no money, come, buy, and eat…come to me; hear me, that your soul may live” Isaiah 55:1-3. “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest”(Matthew 11:28). “If anyone is thirsty, let him come… Continue reading Encouragement for Your Weary Soul.
Have you ever found yourself in a difficult situation where all you could do was wait on God to move? We have been having difficulty with one of our children. We have four of them, so all of them behaving on the same day is unlikely. When difficult situations arise I tend to pick up… Continue reading What to Do When You Have Done Everything You Know to Do.