I am willing to look like a fool for love. I don't mean that in a sappy love song kind of a way that is purely just lip service. I actually mean it. I am willing to love my spouse, my children, my family and all my dear ones with a love that the world… Continue reading A fool for love
I'm going to get real with you all today. Last night was one of those "want to scream the "f" word repeatedly/cry/briefly consider running away" kind of nights. My three year old and 11 month old are sick with a cold. Neither of them can breathe and therefore cannot sleep. My three year old, Livi, has… Continue reading For the Mothers
For my Lily on her 13th birthday. Lily, my darling angel. A few years ago,when you were in the midst of great difficulty concerning your health, daddy had a dream. He saw you dancing with butterflies in a vibrant garden. A garden so beautiful it could not be of this world. With eyes that could… Continue reading For my Lily
I would not dare stand before you and profess that my convictions, my truth, is the one truth. That my interpretation of God's will, God's word, and God's call is absolute. I will however profess with total confidence that these truths are the truth..... "For God so loved the world that he gave his one and… Continue reading My truth, your truth, THE TRUTH.
What if we saw people the way God sees them? What if we saw ourselves the way God sees us? What would happen if we viewed the world through the eyes of Christ???????? My sweet Lily is completely blind. All she knows of the world around her is what we tell her and what she… Continue reading Through the eyes of Christ
I was home helplessly watching my child's health decline. Surely this could not be happening. She had just recovered from surgery to alleviate the chronic aspiration that had nearly claimed her life and landed her in the ICU 5 times in the previous 9 months. I was heartbroken and my spirit was heavy. I asked God… Continue reading A quiet rebuke