Christmas Week #Feelings

It’s Christmas Week, and that can invoke all sorts of feelings. They span the gap from panic to pleasure, stress to serenity, despair to delight.  The older I get, the more aware I become of the tensions that underlay Big Days.  We all want the Hallmark Christmas.  The beautiful tree, roaring fire, loving family, brightly […]

When #Life Is Complicated & Messy

This was difficult to write.  It’s complicated and messy, just like life. Our world is sometimes dark and scary and it doesn’t make sense.  But we can choose to believe that God is good, even when it seems he is not. Have you ever prayed for a miracle that didn’t happen?  Like, prayed and really […]