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Are You Feeling Cranky?

Crankiness.  It creeps right up on me sometimes, and before I know it, I'm full blown cranky.  It's like I'm coming over the top of a hill, and suddenly I'm going downhill much faster and more dangerously than I had ever anticipated!  At the same time, I'm ...

Truth for Life

I don’t know how you find it, but sometimes when I’m “in the moment,” I have a hard time keeping things simple and really seeing the bottom line of the issue at hand.  In those times, it’s incredibly helpful for me to stop, get away from ...

Hope for Life

Today I'm thinking about hope. Is there ever a season of life when we aren't hoping for something?  I'm not talking about not being content, always wanting more, and comparing ourselves with the Jones'.  I'm talking about being in places where we see our own deficiency ...

“Love Looks Like Something”

Last week my 4 year old little man made a new friend. He was an adult friend. Adrian got to see and be with him several times over the course of the weekend. I watched them connect. I saw how his new friend paid attention to whatever little detail Adrian wanted to tell him ...

On Letting the Peace of God Rule My Heart

Recently I’ve been reading and studying in Colossians 3 quite a bit. Several days ago I was asking what it means to “let the peace of God rule in my heart.” (vs.15.) As I was thinking about that, several other verses came to mind as well- “Great peace have ...

What Brings You Energy?

What is it when someone asks you to do or help with that makes you smile and anticipate doing it? What do you love to do? What do people ask you questions about? What is it that doesn’t feel like work to you? What could you do every day and get energy from doing it and ...