The Resolution to Desire Him

The opening of the new year and the lingering quiet of January is always a sacred space to me. It’s a time to reflect and renew and recalibrate. And always at the top of my reflections and prayers for renewed fervor … Read more

When the Path Disappoints

  At the middle of my life I’ve found moments of panicky hesitance I didn’t know I would – a sense of anxious disappointment I didn’t expect. If I’m honest, facing forty has left me skidding my feet against the pavement … Read more

When He Turns Shame to Radiance

He didn’t mean to unearth it, didn’t know it was hiding so deep beneath the surface, out of sight and decades in the shadows. But that’s what love does, it presses in so close and so invasively, that fears and … Read more

Why We Need Capacity for God More than Ever

I hadn’t seen it before, the way I’d been leaving Him there, waiting. Ironically, I thought I was the one waiting on Him and He the one delaying in answer. Then it dawned on me. I’d lost capacity. And He … Read more

Remembering is Half the Battle of Enduring

Her vision is always a bit bigger than her follow-through, and we love her for that. Our first-born, full of dreams and giant ideas (the more spontaneous the better!), we know well the awkward smile that crosses her face when … Read more