I close my eyes and allow the music to envelop me. I pause to soak it all in- take a deep breath and smell the familiar smell of this place. I’m overcome with emotion. The choir processes singing the Great Litany. A familiar voice serves as Cantor and the people respond with their prayers. The… Continue reading Reflections on a very Lenty Lent
I wrote a prayer for those on my mind lately. Feel free to add your own petitions- For parents who find themselves facilitating home education.For teachers learning an entirely new way to teach. Lord have mercy, Christ have mercy, Lord have mercy. For mothers who labor and deliver alone.For newborns and mothers separated moments after… Continue reading A Prayer for the Pandemic
I haven't written in a while... well, not here. As I've been working on starting fresh for 2020 I thought I'd post an update here. Things have been- interesting- in our lives. I'm starting to wonder if God is ever going to give us a break??? Here's a little update- First of all, I'm writing… Continue reading Lay-offs, fires, and s-t-r-e-s-s
It’s hard to believe we just celebrated two years in the Airstream. We decided to simplify and downsize in 2012. In 2015 we made the decision to do a tiny house or full-time RV. In 2016 we got the Airstream and we moved in the fall of 2017. It’s been a long journey to get… Continue reading Celebrating two years of Airstream living!
I find it can be helpful to hear other’s stories. Today I’d like to share my journey of thyroid healing with you. This could easily be several posts in and of itself. I will try to keep it brief but feel free to reach out if you have any other questions or want more information.… Continue reading My Thyroid Healing Story
Next to "I just got diagnosed with thyroid disease and I don't want to go on medication, what should I do??" I am most often asked "How do I find a doctor to work with?!?" We live in an era where more information than ever is available at our fingertips. So we naturally assume our… Continue reading How to Find a Practitioner Knowledgeable in Thyroid Health
This time 1 year ago I was celebrating being part of my first book launch. I had all but given up on God. There was barely a thread holding my faith together. The opportunity to launch Inspired by Rachel Held Evans popped up on my newsfeed… The woman who loved, left, and found the church.… Continue reading The Loss of Rachel Held Evans