Overcoming fear… As I sat drumming my fingers on a metaphorical table, mentally assessing various ideas to write about for this month’s topic, I realised that this was something I was very good at ignoring – fear, I mean. Before
This has been a particularly difficult post to write in more ways than one. Even now, as I type these words, my mind seems to be swirling with so many disjointed thoughts; I doubt one post would suffice or do
Relationships are thorny, prickly things. You find yourself coasting along, fairly smoothly for a while, when out of nowhere, a speed-bump appears, throwing you off balance. Tempers fray, words are spoken, tears are shed, and wounds are created. We deal
At the risk of sounding like a broken record, this last year has been nothing if not interesting. Though there were tough days, there were some beautiful truths that gleamed as well. And one of them was a new understanding
I can’t believe we’re in the final month of 2016 already! This year seems to have sped by in a blur. As I look back to where it began, I remember the word I received all those months ago. The
Parenting is an “interesting” journey. And I mean that in the most ironic sense of the term. Every few months, something new needs to be handled. It’s never a smooth ride. This year itself, we’ve had to deal with potty
I was nervous that morning. It was our first Sunday service at our old church after being away for more than a year. So much had happened since we’d been gone, both in our lives and the church. I wondered
Seasons come, seasons go. Change is incessant. The only unchanging thing in life is change itself. They may seem like trite, clichéd statements, but over these past few months, they have slapped me in the face, up close and personal.