How To Have Real Friends Without Losing Your Mind

How To Have Real Friends Without Losing Your Mind

Our senior pastor read a quote a few weeks ago during a sermon that has since worked its way through every part of me. I missed the reference but searched it out and found more that I needed to wrestle with, and it has brought me to this post and a decision in a new...
Choosing One Word To Describe Ourselves

Choosing One Word To Describe Ourselves

I’ve been introduced many ways. So far though, the two most unique descriptions I’ve heard were made several years ago by former co-workers, who are also friends. I was stepping down from leadership in women’s ministry at my local church, and as is custom in...
Choosing the Good Way to Change

Choosing the Good Way to Change

Grizz gathered what seemed like all the peoples of the foothills of the Appalachians for my 40th birthday barn bash last month. The night called for 60% chance of thunderstorm, but brought us magical sky instead. Much like my turning 40, what I expected to be sad and...
When You Just Need A Hug – or Hygge

When You Just Need A Hug – or Hygge

I have so many posts started that I want to finish writing out, and working out with God. Rich conversations about our thoughts that impact our everyday lives in ways we may not realize, and quiet confessions about what I’m discovering doesn’t work on the...