• Books,  Faith,  Family

    A Few Good Books

    The circumstances, situations, cultures, and family patterns we’ve experienced may be vastly different on the surface. So our temptation is to respond with judgment, fear, and even anger. It’s easier to remain separate when we uncomfortably bump into each other.…

  • Books,  Faith

    Coming of Age

    Weaving through the mountain ridges, I began to think about my soon approaching 40th birthday. I’m not facing a midlife crisis. If anything, I feel like this birthday is a coming of age!

  • Books,  Faith

    A time to wait…

    It’s been uncomfortable waiting.  Waiting to be established in a new career.  Waiting to have my own place again.  Waiting to see Mossy settled and cared for.  Waiting to feel like I know what I’m doing again.  A dear friend…

  • Faith

    Quiet Conversation

    “In art, whitespace is often referred to as ‘negative space.’ It’s the space on the page absent of marks or images. We might consider the space as ‘blank,’ but to the artist, whitespace holds beauty…. Making room for spiritual whitespace…

  • Books,  Faith

    Snowed In!

    We’re snowed in!…. so I have lots of time to slow down, catch up on life, and think.  Reading my Bible for the last three and a half years has been a struggle. I go for weeks without reading anything.…