Passionate Pursuit {day 12}: Music

Our family loves music. The menu is broad; our tastes varied and overlapping. When our children were little, Christian children's music entertained them during car rides and trips. Singing with their chins raised high like baby birds, their interpretations of the songwriter's words made me smile. As they got older, their preferences broadened. Some days…

Passionate Pursuit {day 6}: Something More

Growing up, I attended a Catholic school. Friday mornings included a church service (Mass) for the student body of 1st through 8th graders. Organ sound filled the church. We sang as we should. When I was in the 7th grade, a couple of friends and I approached the school principal about the Friday morning music.…

When Things Are a Mess

My house is a mess. Every.single.room. Even the hallways. The stairs are lined with things that need to go up. Every flat surface has stuff on it. I'm ready to be finished. But it takes time. Bringing disorder to order. And it's not the only thing going on right now. But isn't that always the way?…