It’s all Mum-sense to me!

It’s all Mum-sense to me!

If you are reading this blog post from anywhere outside of Texas, chances are you have no idea what I mean when I reference a “Homecoming Mum”. I, too, had no idea of this Texas sized tradition until moving to the Lone Star State over twenty years ago. It wasn’t until...
It’s not the healthy that need a doctor

It’s not the healthy that need a doctor

My recent trip to the emergency room really put me in my place. A few weeks ago, I awoke in the middle of the night with abdominal pain which I immediately self-diagnosed as a stomach bug. I was sure it was nothing serious and went back to bed certain that with some...
God’s Goodness in the Ups & Downs

God’s Goodness in the Ups & Downs

Can I be honest? This week has been rough. We are wrapping up week five of our six-week summer camp program and it seems that suddenly, things that have worked well all summer are no longer working. I’m not talking huge disasters (thankfully!) just many minor...
Easter People in a Good Friday World

Easter People in a Good Friday World

Today we are re-posting a blog post which was originally posted a few days after Easter in 2016. As we approach the sorrow of Good Friday tomorrow and the joy of Easter Sunday a few days after, may we always remember that we are Easter people living in a Good Friday...
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...