Category Archives: Spiritual Thoughts

Timing, ICWA, Tantrums and Waiting

It’s a hodgepodge day. 1. Timing. Yesterday, I received a reminder of God’s perfect timing. Right in the middle of Older One’s fourth or fifth major meltdown of the weekend, I received a text. A good friend wanted to let … Continue reading

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Eternal Perspectives

“Set Your mind on things above, not on things on the earth.” -Colossians 3:2 Dad, “My boo-boo, it’s healed. Jesus healed it!!!” Those were the words of Older One after we left church for the second time today. A very busy … Continue reading

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Grace in the Park

One-by-one the dandelions dropped upon my wife’s knee. Delivered by sullen-faced boys presenting their offerings of atonement before running back out into the field to gather more. After a few moments, my wife broke our conversation about the preceding hour’s … Continue reading

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Trusting In The God of Details

Perhaps one of the greatest live artistic performances of all time took place on Aug. 8, 2008 in Beijing. With the single sound of a drum, eminating from more than 2,000 drummers the 2008 Summer Olympics Opening Ceremony began. What followed … Continue reading

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Brokenness Aside

A few days ago, I hit one of my lowest points in this journey. In thought and in prayer I asked “what are we doing, we can’t keep going like this.”  Thinking about this, I penned a long e-mail to … Continue reading

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