Why are we shocked?

Why are we shocked? I ask myself this everyday. We live in a society where sex and drugs have been so normalized in everyday life. We pay the singers to sing about it. We pay the actors to act about it. And then we show up every day to support it. You can’t watch a [...]

I Trust

I will trust You in the den of lions. I will trust You in the pit of snakes. I will trust You in the midsts of enemies. I will trust You in the battle. I will trust You in my pain. I will trust You in the darkness of anxiety. I will trust You company [...]

If God had told me,

If God had told me,

If God had told me everything I would have to go through the last few years, I would have done it all completely different in order to avoid the pain. I wouldn’t have known the strength and faith I actually had in Him. The result of knowing what I would walk through would not have [...]

Set the Table

Set the Table

Dear Woman,Set the table.The most important thing my Dad ever said to me was “Dinners at 5” and then he asked about my day. I carried those words with me when I became a mother. This is where life happens, our life, around this kitchen table. We gather to share meals around this table. But we also talk about [...]

No one warned you, Mama

No one warned you, Mama

Dear Woman,I know no one warned you about how hard it would be. How lonely, how isolating, how depressing, how anxious, how busy. This isn’t how you pictured motherhood. And the most difficult part of it all is trying to explain to someone why the thing that brought you the most joy has drained you. You get [...]