Do Not Fear What They Fear

  photo credit: pepe50 via photopin cc We just returned from spending several days together with 2,500 people in line with our hearts. The Christian Alliance for Orphans gathers every year to discuss/plan/pray/act on behalf of the orphan and foster care crisis during their annual Summit. We were blessed to be there for the second […]

When His Love Language is Hamburger Helper

A few weeks back on Valentine’s Day, I found myself in the grocery store. I had already done a bang-up job on the kids’ treats (mostly dollar store “junk and rubbish,” a disturbingly long-lasting helium balloon and the biggest Hershey Kiss on the planet.) The kids had responded with a whoop when they found their […]

Dancing in the Minefields

I posted a song called “Dancing in the Minefields” a few years back on our anniversary. It was the year we received hard news on the health of one of our kids. We were also going through another move, a job change, a new baby. It was a wonderful, challenging, exciting, strange time. It felt […]