Contemplation, Family Life

Repetition

This is such a good quote from the book “Tending the Heart of Virtue: How Classic Stories Awaken a Child’s Moral Imagination” by Vigan Guroian. It inspires me to remember when my daughter is banging on that pot for the 30th time or wants to read that same story for the 12th, to put my… Continue reading Repetition

Contemplation, Health, Spiritual Life

The Wholeness of Humility

Humility is a keyword for any person striving to live the Christian life. Over and over in scripture we're taught to learn humility. I'm writing today to offer a reflection I've been mulling over for the last couple of days on the way we understand the concept of humility. I believe that the humility God… Continue reading The Wholeness of Humility

Contemplation, Goals and Achievements

Confidence and Laments

I’m writing this today not because I have an answer, not because I have some inspirational story about how I’ve arrived past all my struggles. I’m writing this today because I’m grieving. Grieving what should have been. Grieving what could have been. Grieving the brokenness in this world. Grieving that it's so hard to make… Continue reading Confidence and Laments

Contemplation, Spiritual Life

Making Peace

“When a man’s ways please Yahweh, he makes even his enemies to be at peace with him.” -Proverbs 16:7 We live in a society that is increasingly more hostile towards one another. Even sadly in the confines of the body of Christ you see one another at odds with each other. One could read this… Continue reading Making Peace

Contemplation, Family Life, Spiritual Life

Little Fusses from a Big Heart

My husband and I are 5 months into the long journey of parenting. Our daughter was born early August, and these 5 months while having been the best of our lives, have also been the most challenging. There are so many things to learn, so many things to experience, so many things to discover. So… Continue reading Little Fusses from a Big Heart