Will You Go, Regardless?

By

In two weeks, my husband, five kids and I are headed to Northern Ireland to lead two short term missions teams, from two different churches, for two weeks.      Did you pause? Did you mumble, …

The Gospel of Corset Removal

By

“Between two lungs it was released The breath that carried me The sigh that blew me forward” - Florence Welch At eleven years old, I had no notion of a drill sergeant except for what I’d seen in a …

Family

July 31 2014

Gold Like Us

By

I stared at my ring today mindful of it's symbol feeling the weight of the years.   It's ugly, I think Gold, simple bought hastily with an earnest heart.   My finger has grown around it Fourteen years changing the shape of me.   I've never …

Culture

July 31 2014

The Risk of Silence

By

I’m not blogging this month. Or next month. It seems that right now, I’ve run clear out of things to say. I’m not blogging because for months I was churning out words furiously, sacrificing too …

Give and It Will Come Back to You

By

"God we BEG YOU!” he cried while pacing the front of our small church sanctuary. It wasn’t often we saw designer suits and Manhattan style in our country town, but here they were. The man …

#flymysweet is Hitting Home

By

I finally cried.   It wasn’t when she texted me that she had made a decision on school while I was a thousand miles away on a business trip. It wasn’t when we sent her off looking …

Load more