More or Less

More or Less

Yesterday was a long day. Overall it was a good day, but when I finally climbed into bed late last night, I was exhausted. As my husband watched a movie next to me, I closed my eyes and began to think/pray through the day. I prayed through the tasks I had...
It’s Not What You Know…

It’s Not What You Know…

“It’s not what you know, it’s who you know.” This phrase has taken on new meaning for me in the last few years as our community partnerships have grown and the community center is being used for a wide variety of activities and purposes. As a result, I am finding out...
The Perfect Gift

The Perfect Gift

I’m not much of a gift-giver. I’m more of an “acts of service” kind of gal, but those are hard to wrap and set under a tree so when this time of year rolls around I arm myself with a wish list from each family member and a pot of strong coffee and then Amazon Prime...
Doubting Griffin (& Doubting Me!)

Doubting Griffin (& Doubting Me!)

I don’t regret many things about my son’s first six years of life, but lately I’ve been thinking that maybe we should have named him “Thomas”, as he seems to be giving “Doubting Thomas” a run for his money in the questioning department! One recent example of our...
Following Jesus and other extreme sports

Following Jesus and other extreme sports

My guess is that when people describe Angie Nitz, some of the very last two words ever used include “extreme” and “sport”. And yet, on one recent Thursday morning I found myself at 11,000 feet above sea level tethered to a zip line and zooming down a mountain at 65...