John

What happened the day I doubted…

My college BFF and I were driving home from our other BFF's wedding in my bright red '99 Volkswagen beetle, reminiscing about the special weekend we had spent as her bridesmaids and reflecting on our lives in general. It was one of those good long talks that only happen on road trips with the ones… Continue reading What happened the day I doubted…

Adoption · John

Reckless in Your Love

  "In the same way, anyone who holds on to life just as it is destroys that life. But if you let it go, reckless in your love, you’ll have it forever, real and eternal.”‭‭ John‬ ‭12:25 ‭MSG    It's been the Christian fad verse for the past few years- the topic so many top… Continue reading Reckless in Your Love

Jesus · John

Blind-Sighted

    "This happened so the power of God could be seen in him." John 9:3 We all have it.  That one thorn in our side, that one impossible character flaw, that one health issue that threatens to steal our joy.  And we have probably all asked God the question: WHY? Why do I have to… Continue reading Blind-Sighted

Jesus · John

Life-Giving Words, Beautiful Gardens

I have never planted flower bulbs in the fall that push through the ground with budding brilliance in the spring. But I know the drill. The school kids have come by with their fundraiser sheets to purchase the bulbs and I always kindly reply, "Sorry, I don't garden." (I can't even keep a cactus alive).… Continue reading Life-Giving Words, Beautiful Gardens