“So what do you do?” someone asks — and for the first time, I don’t have an answer. I help children who have problems with communicating, is the easy answer. But that does not tell you what exactly it is that I do. Because mostly, I try to figure out ways to make these children do […]
That is the thing, though. Every time, we have to choose to see when it is time to let go — of the winter, of our hurts, of our shame, of our past. Every time, we have to choose to come to the One who makes all things new, who gives us a new heart. We can hold on to the promise that Jesus makes us new. The old is gone and all things have become new.
I thought I would be married by this age. I thought, maybe, that there would be kids. No such luck yet. There has been so much pain in these years. Some of it I caused myself, for sure. But a lot of it was done to me — by people I would have never expected […]
This post comes late, I know. We are already two weeks into the year — and really, how is January going so fast? I’m not sure if I am keeping up with January right now. Then again, I’m not sure if I am keeping up with life in general. In the stillness of winter and […]