But then she told me that she would never forgive my husband.Read More
Are you okay?
Its a question we ask each other all the time. Sometimes with genuine interest, sometimes just being polite. But its kind of a strange question. Are any of us ever really okay? If you were to walk up to me right now and ask me that, I’d probably respond with a yes, but I can think of three things right now that have my mind going crazy. And I don’t remember very many times in my life where I sat and thought, wow, I wouldn’t change a thing. Everything is perfect.Read More
I was acutely aware of everything going on in my body. My hands were shaking. I was breathing hard. My stomach was rebelling. I was hot and cold all at once. I wanted to cry, I wanted to scream, I wanted to run away, I wanted to curl up in a ball.Read More
I see you standing there in the corner.
You’ve failed. Again. You know it and I know it. You gave into your flesh, into temptation. You’re living in despair. You’ve doubted God in the middle of trials. The why doesn’t really matter as much as, we have found ourselves here. Standing in the corner. In the shadows.Read More
But once the initial shock wore off, I realized, more than a plan, I needed to know how I was going to live with this person and with this betrayal. And God started whispering two words into my heart over and over.Read More
2016 was going quite well. Of course there were the usual bumps in the road, but family life was great, my health was going well, I had some plans for writing, we were loving ministry, everything looked pretty good.Read More
What if God had written the Old Testament the way we curate our Instagram feed?Read More
I love all the “things” about Christmas. White twinkling lights make my whole life better.Read More
I have this weird Christmas tradition. Christmas trees and Christmas lights in general are one of my favourite aspects of Christmas, so each year on Christmas Eve, I sleep on the couch with the tree lights on.Read More
Do you ever feel like you’re kind of two different people? I’ve felt like that a lot this past year and its an unsettling feeling.Read More
Christmas is my absolute favourite time of year. I love it when everything is so magical. The lights are up and twinkling.Read More
Some weeks I end up feeling like I’ve run a marathon. Or like I’m caught in some endless marathon.Read More