That’s Life Category

Fear Is A Bully

  You’ll be okay. You’ll get through this. Even though it may not seem like it right now. Right now it seems impossible. Right now it seems too big. Right now all the “what if’s” are threatening to submerge you in a mental and emotional tsunami. Because that’s what fear does. Advertisements

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Let It Pour

This quote. Full of beautiful and hopeful and hard and stark naked and trying and falling and being and still standing and rejoicing :

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Against All Hope

“Against all hope, Abraham in hope believed…”  (Romans 4:18a)  When it looked hopeless, he believed. When it made absolutely no sense, he believed.

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With All My Heart

  “Your season here is finished.” How crazy does that sound? Yet that was exactly what I felt God whispering to me a few months past as I set rather unhappily at my desk one work day.

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Last Call for Wisdom (part 4 of 4)

OK, so it’s not really the last call for wisdom. (Because seriously, how unwise would that be? Wait — actually, wouldn’t that make it wisDUMB? …I know — pure, creative genius right there. For free.) Moving on.

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If This Then That (part 3 of 4)

 If this: “Know that wisdom is like honey for you: If you find it, there is a future hope for you, and your hope will not be cut off.” — Proverbs 24:14 Then this: 

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On Family, Fears, and Forgiveness (part 2 of 4)

More pearls of wisdom from 2013 to remember in 2014. On relationships: 

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These are a Few Of My Favorite…er, Quotes (part 1 of 4)

So yeah, I know. Other people smarter than I have been busy writing their year-end “best of” postings, not to mention the TV, radio, and “internet” all broadcasting their pop culture run-downs of the best (and worst) of 2013. Me? I’ve decided instead to revisit some of the wise words shared by others in 2013, […]

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