• Books,  Courage,  Therapeutic Parenting

    Monkey Business

    One of the benefits of driving several states away to visit Mossy every month, is that I’m now listening to so many amazing audio books.  This month, I didn’t plan ahead very well, so I found myself standing in front…

  • Courage,  Therapeutic Parenting

    Unforgotten

    Step into the room with me.  There are cushioned chairs set out in a U-shape, with a few “TV dinner style” tables set in front of them.  You’ll see elderly Kathy scowling, a young 20-something Mark smiling with his bongo…

  • Courage

    Three Questions

    Sitting around the table with friends I haven’t seen in five years filled me up.  These two couples came into my life when I was working among the disadvantaged of Huntsville, Alabama with Lincoln Village Ministries.  That was an intense season…

  • Courage,  Faith

    Invited to Pause

    While checking email, looking at the weather for the week, and glancing at Facebook, Pandora began to play this song and I was frozen to the core – immediately stopped in mid-thought, invited by God to stop and be with…