“To what will you look for help if you will not look to that which is stronger than yourself?” ― C.S. Lewis⁣
Christian Life

I need an adult

As the news escalates, a previously-rare thought is surfacing more: I don’t want to be the grownup. ⁣ I don’t know what I’m doing!⁣ I don’t know if it’s time to wear masks to the store or for my husband to shower when he gets home. I don’t know how to explain that the mall, …

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Peace I leave with you
Christian Life

Social distancing, not spiritual distancing

It seems bleak right now, doesn’t it?⁣⁣ Schools closed.⁣⁣Events cancelled.⁣⁣States of emergency.⁣⁣ The news addiction is real, too. I’ve been on Facebook more in the last 24 hours than the last 24 days, watching reports—both official and anecdotal—roll in with increasing anxiety.⁣ It’s not the virus I’m concerned about. Yes, coronavirus is nasty. But people can …

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Each day holds a surprise
Who Are You

Surprise!

How willing are you to be surprised? Me, not so much. Ask my husband how much I liked it when he surprised me with a promise ring in front of his family at our first Christmas together.⁣ But my resistance to surprises doesn’t just rob me of enjoying fun things (like presents) when they’re good, …

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