pain · trials

If it’s easy for you to be a Christian, you’re doing it wrong

I tossed and turned last night. I have tendonitis in my left shoulder, strep throat, a mouth full of sores as a result of that and had a fall out with a friend I love dearly. I’ve been so sick I can’t even muster up the strength to cry, and while I haven’t cursed God,… Continue reading If it’s easy for you to be a Christian, you’re doing it wrong

children · motherhood

Maybe we should stop asking what’s best for our children

It’s been a horrible week for me. The kids were off for Christmas break and the school district decided to forget about Jesus when making the schedule. This week was filled with down time, no holidays and no place to run. The kids were inpatient, fighting and regressing from their lack of a schedule. I… Continue reading Maybe we should stop asking what’s best for our children

legacy · politics

Why I’m sad,The cry of Elijah and The return of the people to God

It is not often in my walk with Jesus that I become disillusioned with the way things are. I have learned to cope, to speak my mind on the issues that matter and to accept the fact that I will no longer ever be part of the popular crowd. Following Jesus is freedom, but we… Continue reading Why I’m sad,The cry of Elijah and The return of the people to God