Of Panic and Promises

Is the world falling apart? Absolutely. Is your personal world falling apart? Possibly. How does that make you feel? Panicked? Depressed? Longing for normality and rest and blissful innocence and joy and… and… ? I know. Me too. But as I scanned a few Psalms this morning, there they were – God’s incredible promises. LikeContinue reading “Of Panic and Promises”

Saturday Snippets – July 24, 2021

Here are a few of our simple joys from the last few weeks… •Library books – Raelynn loves going to the library. She was especially stuck on this Richard Scarry book, wanting to find Goldbug on every page. Ben was a good teacher, and pretty soon she was picking out the bug almost as soonContinue reading “Saturday Snippets – July 24, 2021”

After

Newborn snuggles in mom’s arms after long months of waiting, long hours of laboring. Laboring. Damp butterfly spreads wings to fresh air and warm sun after long days of cocooning, long minutes of struggling to break out. Struggling. Seed leaves uncurl to summer sunshine after long days of being buried in dirt. Dirt. Pink sunriseContinue reading “After”