The Few

A line really stood out to me today as I read a little devotional book: "...the way is hard that leads to life, and those who find it are few" (from Matt. 7:14). When you feel like life is putting you through the wringer, there is something so reassuring about knowing that this journey towards …

What Could’ve Been

Sometimes losing what you had is made worse because of losing what you never got to have. Recently I've been struck by the thought that in losing Oliver, I didn't just lose my baby; I lost my child, my teenager, and my adult. I lost yet-to-be-had memories of paper airplane races, running around the house …

LIFE & DEATH

2017. What a year it has been... For us as individuals, a community, a nation, a Church... Amen? Reminders of our frail, ever-expiring human state are a daily occurrence. Between mass shootings, home-wrecking hurricanes, & the loss of so many loved ones, we are constantly being torn to pieces. This is the state we live …

Dwell With Safety

It's hard to define what safety is. The dictionary defines it as "the condition of being protected from or unlikely to cause danger, risk, or injury" But the Word defines it as being the Lord. “The horse is prepared against the day of battle: but safety is of the Lord.” ‭‭Proverbs‬ ‭21:31‬ "But whoso hearkeneth …