You’re Standing in Life

Are you ready for a crazy thought that darted through my evening last week? It took half a second to think, and the better part of two hours to explain. I’m still not sure it’s ready to share, but here goes anyway. You ready? Maybe this is actually life. Not a season, or a stage, or a waiting game, or a not yet, or…

This Is Not a Dead-End

Here’s a thought: Your unmet expectations don’t determine the worth of your story. Your good, but unfulfilled desires and dreams don’t determine the success of your life. The ideas and perceptions others have of how your life SHOULD be have no authority or ability to stop God’s beautiful plan + purpose for your life. The richness of…

I Got New Lungs Instead

I feel like life is changing. Or perhaps, I am just fully living in it again? Either way, the change is welcome, and yet quite overwhelming. I think spring and summer will always be marked as the season I finally came up for air and got new lungs instead. I think God has been working…

Return

It doesn’t have to make sense right now. Wherever you’re standing or sitting or crying, you don’t need to make any sense of it. If this place feels hard and awful, that’s okay. There are burdens in this world that are hard and awful. Can’t quite push the Christian catchphrase out? Don’t try. It’s okay…