Holy Week. It is a time of excitement, a time to reflect, a time to grow. This week is one of the most powerful moments in the Christian calendar, leading up to Easter, that glorious morning that has forever changed history! This year, my focus has been channeled into a somewhat narrowed aspect of what … More Holy Week for a Whole World
“You never really understand someone until you walk in their shoes.” A quote that’s been around so much, no one seems really sure who first said it. But isn’t there such truth in the sentiment? There’s probably a saying like this in many cultures, I would imagine. Well, it is proving true in my life … More Welcome to Mommyhood
How do I begin to describe the moment that tiny little crying baby is placed in my arms for the first time? Not with human words, I can tell you that much. It is a feeling, a state of being, that goes far beyond what words can capture. In a moment everything changes. For nine … More A Deep, Deep Love: Eliza is Born
It seems to me that a lot of stories about marriage are written from an extreme of emotion instead of a neutral state. Either people write when they are at an emotional high in their oneness or they write from a low of struggle. Neither of these ideas or states are bad to write from, … More Journey As One
This story is a bit of a love story. Well, actually two love stories. And they’re both a part of one big journey. This particular part of the story began after I had been living and serving in South Sudan for 8 months. In case you are new to this blog (or my life) I … More From Proposal to Engagement: a Czech Republic Story
Brothers and sisters, our God is worthy to be praised! No experience we have in life happens without His knowledge or allowance. We can take hope that He as overcome the world. I write to you now in a coffee shop in Fort Payne, Alabama. I am on my 3rd cup of black Joe. Today … More Czech it out!
“Good afternoon everyone. We are 2nd in line, so we will be taking off here shortly. Right now, we are a little bit ahead of schedule. We are on track to reach our destination at 7:34 pm, local time. We will be flying at 36,000 feet today. Thank you all for choosing Straight Up Airlines. … More Dear Mr. Christian, Part II
“I know you’re on a mission. I know you say the answer to my problem is religion. I know i’m supposed to change the way I live and stop sinning. But I’d appreciate it if ya took some time to listen. Dear Mr. Christian” -Minorville, Derek Minor I don’t pretend to know what artists are … More Dear Mr. Christian,