Advent 2019: Peace

Last year I wrote a post for each week of Advent. As I’ve reread these articles they have reminded me of truths that have fallen to the back of my mind and heart in the 365 days since I first wrote/read them. I want to share them with you again this year. I hope they meet … Continue reading Advent 2019: Peace

Advent 2019: Hope

2019 is coming to a close and yet the church calendar is just starting. Advent is the beginning of the liturgical year; we wait expectantly for the Christ-child to arrive in the manger as we also long for the return of Jesus. Last year I wrote a post for each week of Advent. As I’ve reread … Continue reading Advent 2019: Hope

The First Mile

Saturday morning, I went on my first run with my ten-miler training group. I walked up to the track at 7:55am bundled up against the 27 degree weather and waited for instructions. I often think new things will be harder to do than they actually are. On Friday night I almost psyched myself out to … Continue reading The First Mile

Story Time: A List

When I interview people for articles I am writing, I always end up with way more good things I want to share with the world than will fit in my allotted space. I love hearing people’s stories. I wrote over here about the privilege it is to have someone offer up their time and experiences … Continue reading Story Time: A List

Settling into Fall

Y’all. Today is going to be short and sweet because the past six weeks have been FULL. Full of good time with good friends and family (read about 10 days of this season here). Full of travel. Full of hosting. Full of fun and good conversation. But FULL.   Yesterday I got to hike up … Continue reading Settling into Fall