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Tangible

When I was 19 I came home for a short period of time (August-December) to plan my wedding. I worked three jobs, hung out with my parents and led a small group bible study for high school girls. I don’t remember who said it or even what exactly was said but there was an idea …

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Look Around.

When I was in 11th grade I took some type of history class. Honestly there is not much I remember about that class but I do remember these two things. First, I was 3 years at that school and for the first time since the beginning of my 9th grade year I walked into a …

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Beauty Stewards.

There is much beauty to be seen in our world. The way the sun lilts over the leaves on the trees. The wind moving through the branches. This morning as I walked the ducks and geese played in the pond near my house and the birds sang their songs as if they had a grand …

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Ask Me.

The gym was dark and the music was loud. I was 17, maybe 18 and alone in a crowd of people. I was at the time in life when I was supposed to decide what I wanted to do, who I was going to be. What my role would be, how I would leave my …

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What do you have in your hand?

When Chris and I were first married we found ourselves in New Orleans. It was right after hurricane Katrina hit the golf coast and the devastation that we witnessed both from the storm and the effect of flooding were unlike any I have ever seen. We drove through neighborhood after neighborhood, deserted. With ugly X’s …

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