Learn to rest

There comes a time in every mom‘s life when her kids don’t need her to tend to their physical needs anymore. They don’t need her the same way they did when she held them in her lap. A time comes when circumstances are such that you don’t have control. You’re not the planner.You’re not the… Continue reading Learn to rest

Revive your heart for Easter: Look to seeds and plants

I’m not an apologist. I don’t know all the arguments for the evidence that the resurrection of Christ really happened. But I do know what happens to a seed when you push it into the earth. Throughout the Bible the image of seeds, trees and plants are used to describe the life of a person… Continue reading Revive your heart for Easter: Look to seeds and plants

April fools, Easter, the Prodigal and my son

  I wonder what the son who betrayed his father's love and provision, left home squandered it all and came back seeking restoration was like the years before he decided to leave.  I wonder if he resisted his father's love and discipline.  I wonder if he threatened that as soon as he was of age,… Continue reading April fools, Easter, the Prodigal and my son