Pause

Our daughter Cecilia graduates in less than a week from high school. She is our youngest child. This afternoon our church hosted a Baccalaureate service for the senior class. It's a simple service with a few prayers and a brief message. It’s like a pause before graduation to publicly and collectively thank God for His…

Rainy Days

Today it has rained all day long. On days like today, I think of moms with preschoolers, especially moms with little boys who really need to expend their energy. Terrell and I had our three children quickly - three children in three years. The oldest two are boys, fifteen months apart, and they always had…

Laundry

Never thought I’d look forward to doing laundry….but nowadays, when I have lots of laundry, it means at least one of our sons is home from college! As I was sorting the piles the other day, I thought, “This is actually a love language gesture from me to them.”  I love doing this for them…