The hallway is lined with suitcases. We’ve never done anything like this before and I'm not exactly sure what to pack for a whole month away. So I simply packed it all. Seriously. Everything. (Or close to it, anyway.) When a friend first told me about a potential month-long opportunity to serve at a Christian … Continue reading At Least Consider It
We stood on the dusty shoulder watching the tow truck driver load up the car. Transport trucks roared past. I turned to the state trooper. “Thank you for your help.” He had spent at least an hour with us that afternoon, trying to identify and solve the problem. My words seemed inadequate. The afternoon sun … Continue reading The Day I Left My Fear in the Dust
I entered the 21st century recently. It's a beautiful place. It all started when my husband bought me a cell phone. No one ever told me how wonderful those things are. Well, they probably did, but I'm old-fashioned and stubborn so I didn't believe them. Did you know that you can take Pinterest with you wherever you go? There's … Continue reading Cell Phones, the 21st Century and Life-Changing Revelations
Sometimes, the only way to conquer fear is to do the very thing you are afraid to do. Instead of praying for fear to miraculously dissipate, sometimes we need to pray that God gives us the strength to step out.