The Best Way To Work Through

What are you trying to work through?  If you're like me, often it's not just one thing. Whatever it is, it can consume our thoughts, drain our energy, and sink us low. . . . heartbreak . . .a frustrating job . . . an unfair outcome . . . financial issues . . .…

Surrender Is A Strength

Today I'm sharing a little piece from my book—and a day in my life—with you . . . One afternoon I was overwhelmed by my inadequacies, discouraged by my seeming failures as a mom, and exhausted physically and emotionally. I collapsed to the sofa crying and vented: God, I am so frustrated! Nothing seems to…

A Mother’s Perspective and Prayer for May

Happy Mother's Day! Don't you like the way that Mother's Day is in May? I like to think it gives us a second wind to finish this month strong. (just kidding) When our children lived at home, I loved the month of May and I braced myself for May. I loved that the school year…