Thick Skin. Soft Heart.

God seems to be trying to thicken my skin and soften my heart at the same time. I don't like it so much. But, I know I will enjoy the fruits of this work because I really don't like it when I allow what other people say or do to me to affect my mood,... Continue Reading →

The Gift of Failure

"Powerlessness is our greatest treasure. Don't try to get rid of it. Everything in us wants to get rid of it. Grace is sufficient for you, but not something you can understand. To be in too big a hurry to get over our difficulties is a mistake because you don't know how valuable they are from... Continue Reading →

What Rescue Dogs Teach Us About Love

Apparently, we own a hunting dog. The bird lying on the ground in our backyard gave us an inkling. And the skunk that scurried past while our pooch simply sat on point and barked (something she rarely does)--without getting sprayed. She could beat anyone at a staring contest (as displayed), and she will sit as... Continue Reading →

Believing We Are The Beloved

I had a hard time staring at this tattoo when I first put it on. I honestly couldn't look at it without shying away. It was as if I was looking at something I wasn't supposed to be seeing--wasn't supposed to be feeling. Am I really Beloved? Often, I don't feel like it. I don't... Continue Reading →

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