Let's have words.
this one’s for all the pastor’s wives
It happened again, just the other day. Someone came to compliment me on a sermon I preached, and after I thanked them for their kind words they asked the question I dread. Are you a pastor at this church? I smile and answer the same way every time. No, I’m not on staff here. Just a volunteer. There is always an awkward silence after that as they process how they feel about that. It never…Read More
fun gifs, babies, everyday christmas, & a home for everyone
Too much. Too much on the calendar, too much to do, too much to remember. Too many. Too many plates spinning, too many people needing, too many crises in the world. Not enough. Not enough time, not enough energy, not enough me. If that doesn’t sum up the predicament we are in these days, I don’t know what does. My “baby” has a birthday coming up, and when she asked how we should celebrate, I suggested…Read More
what good deals on amazon tell us about Jesus
Let not your hearts be troubled. Believe in God; believe also in me. In my Father’s house are many rooms. If it were not so, would I have told you that I go to prepare a place for you? And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and will take you to myself, that where I am you may be also. -John 14:1-3 This is a story about how kind God is. It’s also about how…Read More