What I Do To Encourage My Faith

What I Do To Encourage My Faith

Years ago, I worked at a Christian school with a principal who would sometimes end her prayer with this beautiful sentence:  “May you be surprised by splashes of God’s presence this week.”  I love, love, LOVE that! Recently I had an amazing conversation with a friend...
Life is hard AND God is Incredible

Life is hard AND God is Incredible

I was just thinking back to a post I wrote two years ago called Friday the 13th.  I was In the middle of medical procedures to determine if the cancer was back. I was actually having one of those procedures ON Friday the 13th! In the post I lament over everything that...

Friday the 13th

Well… I heard from my doctor on Wednesday and I am headed to Stanford tomorrow.  She’s calling it an exam under anesthesia. What on earth does that even mean? I’ll tell you what it means: SURGERY! There’s a home prep involved. 2 hour early arrival a weigh-in Attempted...

Broken and in Need of Repair

My Bible was open to Psalm 139 on the kitchen table.  My good friend, Kelly, and I had decided to have our homeschool class memorize it for this month’s memory work.  Just before I stepped away, verse 1 caught my attention: “Oh Lord, you have searched me and you KNOW...