• March 18, 2023

    No one likes pain and suffering, but oftentimes it’s even harder to watch people we love suffer. We want to take it away and fix [...]

  • March 9, 2023

    For me, writing has always been a refuge, a way and place to seek solace, a way to seek and understand myself, and a way [...]

  • February 23, 2023

    God is in the unexpected, and in the absurd. He speaks through many means, including the people around us, Scripture, events, and seemingly random occurrences. [...]

  • February 9, 2023

    As women, we are often told that our bodies were designed to carry and birth children. Some of us might have once found great comfort [...]

  • January 26, 2023

    My husband and I have no TV or streaming services at home. Admittedly, we do have laptops equipped with internet access that offer plenty of [...]

  • January 12, 2023

    Consider the differences between these two quotations: “Your immortal spirit is in every one of them” (Wis. 12:1) versus “God is watching us, from a [...]

  • December 29, 2022

    In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was in the beginning with God. All [...]

  • December 15, 2022

    God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, courage to change the things I can, and wisdom to know the difference. [...]

  • December 1, 2022

    The old wooden kneeler creaked as I released all my weight onto it. The heaviness in my heart made me plop down clumsily. It had [...]

  • November 17, 2022

    My husband is training for a new job and one of the things he is learning about is empathy. During his training, a psychologist presented [...]

  • November 3, 2022

    “In love he destined us for adoption to himself through Jesus Christ, in accord with the favor of his will…” Ephesians 1: 5 It has [...]

  • October 20, 2022

    It was the perfect cycle.  I was full of doubt, though, because of the three and a half years of loss and infertility before it.  [...]