Ten days until the guess date…which means I’ve gone nearly ten months carrying a baby. And while it seems like such a short time in the extent of a lifetime, the description of these final weeks feeling like an eternity is pretty accurate. Fifteen days ago I had more contractions and pain than I’m in…… Continue reading Waiting.
What happens when we push through uncertainty and fear and take God at His word?
Katie Ledecky: the girl who likes breaking her own records. I sadly was unable to watch the Olympics this year. I love the USA, but my other "home team" is the Netherlands. There wasn't much to be seen from them this year (sad face) as they usually dominate in the pool. I didn't see Katie… Continue reading Day 20: Breaking Records
Turn your worrier into a warrior.
I travel a lot these days. To me, it rarely feels like a big deal, but I think for the majority of Americans, I believe I surpass the status quo…tient. Traveling breeds an absolute fascination with airports; more importantly, a fascination with the people I find in airports. For whatever reason, God always seems to…… Continue reading Their Story is Worth It
Spoken by Isaiah (a prophet), 700 years before the death of Jesus: The servant grew up before God – a scrawny seedling, a scrubby plant in a parched field. There was nothing attractive about him, nothing to cause us to take a second look. He was looked down on and passed over, a man who…… Continue reading Grace, What Have You Done?
photo via Flickr (martinak15) Hello blogosphere. I disappeared from this world for a while. I don’t know if I can really explain why, except for the notion that I had little idea of what to share on these pages. It may be because I’ve hit a point where I feel like I know absolutely…… Continue reading Tangles