Pressing Pause for Kindness

Pressing Pause for Kindness

Through the eyes of a child, there was nothing unusual or spectacular about it. Didn’t everyone live right around the corner from their grandparents? Looking back on this often unappreciated gift, there is one particular scene that would be a perfect moment for a...

Why I Don’t Regret Not Going Back to Hawaii

This wasn’t how I imagined I would spend my twenty-fifth wedding anniversary. Quiet. Completely lacking in fanfare and celebration. Unnoticed except by the two of us. Just another day, really. We got married on a hot day in August in a small town in Alabama. Early...

A Road Map to Normal

  Ezekiel 36 is one of my favorite passages in the Bible. I found myself immersed in this chapter exactly sixteen years ago during a very difficult time in my life. I had been betrayed and deceived by someone very close to me, someone whom I trusted and loved dearly....