Loving Others

I Will Miss You

I'll miss the mountains! For those of you who don't know, our family is moving (which, along with having a 5 month old, explains the scarcity of posts lately). Dan has taken a new ministry role in Michigan. We are very sad to leave all the people we've come to…
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Faith

Relational Limits

With the holidays approaching, we often put high expectations on relationships. The sentimental Christmas music makes us want to be home for Christmas and kiss under the mistletoe. The classic Christmas movies leave us wanting wonderful family lives and magical friends. And there's nothing wrong with celebrating relationships at Christmas…
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Loving Others

Oh the Chaos!

I generally avoid chaos. I'm a major introvert and just can't handle it very often. But when my extended family gets together chaos ensues. And I must admit, I love it. I love watching the personalities mix and smiling at how differently my grandparents' four boys turned out. And how…
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Faith

On Mundane Bravery

It's easier to rise up during a crisis than in the day to day. Mundane bravery is boring. Often overlooked. Rarely receives accolades. Yet it's those who practice mundane bravery that change our lives. The teacher who day after day patiently helps the struggling student. The parent who juggles a…
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