Originally published May 12, 2016. How often do you feel afraid? Back in college I played hockey, rock climbed, and regularly took solo trips to less-than-stellar neighborhoods. I knew how to take a hit on the ice rink. I rarely looked over my shoulder downtown. I loved the exhilaration of finishing a tough lead climb–of almost … More God’s 911 * 10 Minute Devotional
“I will wait for bated breath for the light that is to come.” * An Advent reflection on light by Cara Meredith … More Light * An Advent Reflection
What I learned about longing, cherishing, and chaos from a few days to myself … More A Moment’s Peace
Want to read the first chapter for free? You’ve come to the right place! … More Almost Holy is Almost Launched!
In honor of Mother’s Day and all you folks out there who are moms, have moms, or know a mom or two (everyone covered? perf!), I’m doing a big giveaway. Huge-mongous, even. You can win a copy of each of the four lovely, amazing, encouraging, soul-lifting books: I’ll send ’em right to your … More Want Some Free Books? You’ve Come to the Right Place
Almost Holy comes into the world on June 3, less than a month from today! In honor of Mother’s Day and all moms everywhere, I wanted to share the first chapter of the book with you today. From my heart to yours. Happy Mother’s Day! Almost Holy Mama: Life-Giving Spiritual Practices for Weary Parents Chapter 1 … More A Mother’s Day Gift for You
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What to do when receiving is all you can do … More Lessons from an Empty Pulpit
Because tiny hats are cute, but they won’t help you survive the craziness to come. … More What Should ACTUALLY Be On the Baby Registry
A heartening lesson from the one who went before us. … More Seen, Heard, and Understood