The Gift of Permission

My baby turned five in June last year.  She finished up at kindergarten and began a brand new adventure at  'big' school.  I watched her eyes dance with the "anxcitement" (her word) of an early birthday party, friends, family, a rainbow cake and presents that turned into treasures over night. I also watched only as… Continue reading The Gift of Permission

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My Year of Intentional

At the end of 2018 my husband and I prayerfully resolved that 2019 would be the year of our ministry sabbatical.  Numerous reasons led us to this decision.  At the heart of it all was this desire to be more and do less.  Somehow we got caught up in doing and try as we may,… Continue reading My Year of Intentional

He meets me with a chocolate brownie and an apple turnover

Our theology of God shapes our parenting.   Our parenting – like most of our lives – tracks its way back to what we truly believe about the nature and the character of God. - Sarah Bessey Somewhere over the past year, my gentle, funny, cuddle loving little boy has grown into a 6"2 basketball… Continue reading He meets me with a chocolate brownie and an apple turnover