The vastness of God’s love

“Mom, will I die the same day as my brothers?”  Oh my Lord, did he just ask that, I thought. What do I say to that question? “Son, hopefully that won’t happen for a very very long time. And I have no idea what day.” He contemplated this for a moment in his very serious […]

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Mud and a Moment of Levity

I’m pretty sure my sons love mud. I mean LOVE mud. Really anything dirty and equally as distinctive as the brown slime after a rainstorm. Case in point, they all had the stomach bug this weekend, and I won’t even begin to disgust you by relaying the gleeful conversations they had about that!  At one […]

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Opening the door to hope

This summer I decided to take an online Introduction to Book Writing course. It took me months to turn the decision over in my head – Do I have enough time? Would this add joy or stress? Is God calling me to consider writing more than just weekly reflections at this time?  In the end […]

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