A Community’s Heavy Heart

Stunned silence.

Invisible shock wave.

First to family.

Friends.

School.

Community.

Impacted.

Blast radius of

Disbelief.

Nausea.

Dread.

Deep sadness.

Questions.

Mourning. 

An unwelcome erasure.

(why another?)

Without notice. 

Young Read the rest

So…Today Did Not Go As Planned!

Today… I awoke with an outline in my head of how the hours ahead needed to be spent.

Quiet time…exercise…finish laundry…swim and chat with friends on this early-season hot weather … Read the rest

Halloo! Happy Mid-week!

Were you looking for me?

I didn’t go anywhere.

I am just in the midst of this:

Luke 14:28-30 NIV
“Suppose one of you wants to build a tower. Won’t … Read the rest

Living in the Tension of Both-And

This post is a little choppy.

My thoughts and emotions are kinda all over the place.

It’s like trying to gather a couple dozen spooked cats and get them to … Read the rest

The Truth of the Matter: I’m Not a Pop Star

WARNING:

if you’re peeking over the fence from your “yard” to mine thinking the grass is greener over here – it’s NOT.

Just being real here.

(this is what my Read the rest

Grace for a Friday

Do you dress yourself in Grace?

Not just literally like me wearing this tee from Christian Oasis Apparel.  https://christianoasisapparel.com/  

But intentionally, spiritually, mentally?

If we all clothed … Read the rest