I’d been committing this past 2018 to praying for “prodigals.” The word has some heavy connotations in our circles (evangelical, fundamental, whatever labels we get these days). We tend to view people as either following God or not following (which, if you boil it all down, God also tends to view people this way) but… Continue reading maybe you’re the prodigal
Some of the time I just remember things I already knew or I hear things in a different way. For example, I find this to be true of the Bible. I’ll read something I’ve read a hundred times or more and something will just stand out differently. I could write a blog a day on… Continue reading a short list of things I’ve learned in 2018
Our 2017 Christmas letters went out… on Dec. 22nd. So think of them as Boxing Day letters. Or maybe New Years letters. Anyway, here it is… ~~~ The picture is ruined! Ahhhh Christmas photo time. Such fun. Getting our 4 kids to look at the camera at the same time, and appear pleased about it,… Continue reading when your Christmas picture is ruined
I see it in your eyes. Christmas is coming and it’s hard. You’re already thinking, GIRL! It is too early for this dang post! But hey, the stores already have their displays up. It makes you want to hide or run and scream. It makes you bitter. It makes you suddenly feel like you’re on… Continue reading when Christmas hurts you
Hi friends! Can I ask you a favor? If you have about 5 minutes to spare, could you please take this quick survey?! I am thinking through some needed changes to my blog! No signups or spam, from what I can tell. And I won’t know what you answered and hold it against you! haha. Your… Continue reading Help me, Obi-wan… I mean you!