Life Begins Now, not later

What can we learn now that will shape us for what comes next? Because truthfully, there’s a great deal to life we cannot prepare for. Rather, we must learn to lean into God as the difficult days come and trust, as Brennan Manning said in The Wisdom of Tenderness, “that the grace for the next…

Channeling Elsa and Letting go

There's nothing that a full day's rest, a good night's sleep, and the healing love of friends cannot cure. Today it's back to work for me and I'm keeping this song and this scene in my heart, and in my head. The first time I saw this with my children I was so in awe…

Blogging Hope

I haven't blogged in a long while. Six months to be exact. I think it's about time that I returned, hopefully with a happier vengeance. The golden year seems to have gotten off to a challenging start. Mother was confined in the hospital on the second day of the year, and all hell broke loose…