Life is Hard AND God is Incredible

Life is Hard AND God is Incredible

Perhaps you’re like me and have had moments of wondering where God is in the most difficult parts of life. You want to believe that God is with you, personally, no matter what you’re going through. But life can be a doozy—leaving you depleted and overwhelmed. At the...
I Did NOT See It Coming

I Did NOT See It Coming

I really, really wasn’t worried about this doctor’s appointment. It was simply a “let’s check in and just make sure we’re still on track” type of meeting. After all the pleasantries and quick questions, I was almost out the door when my doctor wanted to confirm just...
Anxiety, a Purple Folder, and Joy

Anxiety, a Purple Folder, and Joy

The conversation went like this:  Would you share your story about journeying through cancer? And would you share how you were able to find joy in the middle of your story? And how you’ve been able to find joy on this side of your story? <gulp> That’s a TALL...
Praying with Gratitude Even When Life is Hard

Praying with Gratitude Even When Life is Hard

The waiting was getting to me, so I decided to make the phone call. I’d been waiting all week to hear test results from my doctor. Now, you might be thinking this is related to cancer, but, nooooo… Covid-19! Ugh! I woke up early last Monday with a high fever, chills,...