I’ve been thinking about the prayers we pray for our boys: for wholeness and wellness in every part of their being, for God’s goodness to flood their lives, that they’d know Him and become leaders who love well. When we whisper these yearnings, I envision joy for them, not difficulty or sorrow. I don’t ask … Continue reading Highly Favored
We can center the abortion conversation on womens rights, gender inequality, and toxic masculinity. We can center the abortion conversation on lack of access to safe procedures and medical resources. We can center the abortion conversation on the missteps and blinds spots of the “other side.” We can center the abortion conversation on lack of … Continue reading Dignity.
When I want to get my kids' attention, I have to interrupt their daily programming. This usually includes the removal of something beloved - a toy, favorite treat, fun activity, television show, etc. I don't take something they enjoy away just for kicks of course. I do it for their best interest - this is … Continue reading Pay Attention
Mama, You’re Free
Through the glass window beside our front door, I caught a glimpse of a spider hard at work beneath the glow of our porch light. She was hustling. It seemed she was just beginning the work on what would be a beautiful, strong web by morning. I paused to watch her strategy. At times it … Continue reading Mama, You’re Free