Monthly Archives: March 2011

The Blessing of my Children

This morning I am feeling grateful for my children and the unique ways they bless me. I don’t have to think very long to recall special moments with each of them just in the past few days. In some ways, … Continue reading

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Aunt Janna

Today is my Aunt Janna’s birthday, which I was thankfully reminded of by Facebook. Since she is one of the people who has impacted my life most powerfully, in often subtle ways, I thought it fitting to honor her today. … Continue reading

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Stories of Suffering

I watched the news this morning for the first time in a long time. I turned on Good Morning America in order to see our pastor, Rob Bell, talk about his new book “Love Wins.” While I was waiting to see … Continue reading

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Pondered in Her Heart

So I’m going about this a little backwards, explaining why I’m starting a blog with this title after I’ve already started posting others. I guess I was too caught up in thinking about Lent, and didn’t want to lose those … Continue reading

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I Should Have

Last night after leaving group (Retelling at Mars Hill) I was only in the car a few minutes before my mind started filling with all the words I should have said. This morning they are still on my mind, taking … Continue reading

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Ash Wednesday – Lent Begins

Yesterday was Ash Wednesday. In the days leading up to it, I have been pondering the question of what to give up. My kids have faithfully given up things like Facebook, the computer, watching sports on TV, desserts, junk food, … Continue reading

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