Category Archives: Spiritual Thoughts

O Night Divine

The star atop our Christmas Tree has been crooked for a few weeks now. We don’t plan to fix it. There’s something poetic about it. Our lives are a little bananas. A little bit chaos. A whole lot of perfect. … Continue reading

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His Love Never Fails, Never Gives Up On Me

Right at the end of dinner, when all seems to be going well. Right before the final bites, when we’re starting to give the post-meal directions. Right when we’re looking at the clock, wondering how time went so fast and … 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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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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Sheep, Savior, Suffering

In all fairness, I had seen 80 percent of the children’s Christmas musical over the past 12 weeks of practices. I still have “shaggy, smelly sheep” ringing in my head. So, forgive me if my mind wandered a bit as … Continue reading

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