Prayer for New Beginnings

Is a new beginning in front of you? New beginnings occur daily. We start a new job or gain more responsibilities, move in to a new apartment or house, move to a new city, start dating someone or become single again, get married, or have a baby. If you're a mom, a big part of…

More Than We Can Imagine

Pleeease tell me it gets easier?! She paused, as though considering how to break it to me, smiled and said, It doesn’t really get easier. What we do just changes. This wasn't what I wanted to hear. It was what I needed to hear. After a couple of pity-party days, my friend’s words served to…

Unexplainable Love

We found our way to the airport gate.  Anticipation building, Terrell and I watch for our daughter, who's living on another continent, to come around the corner.  I've grown to understand my mother's words:  Distance makes the time apart feel longer. As I glimpsed her face, emotion overtook me.  I jumped up and down and…

Make It Count

 Fall is here!  The leaves are changing.  The temperature outside is refreshing.  I love this season.  Fall, winter, spring, summer.  I used to view seasons that way.  Then I had children and I learned from a great teacher to identify other experiences of time as seasons, life seasons.  This was actually encouraging to me.  Like…