Reluctant missionary

"I feel like missions is in our future." As usual I was whispering to Josh during church; a very bad habit of mine. "Haven't you noticed that every time missionaries come visit we get all excited about missions," I whispered in his ear. The couple at the front of the sanctuary were describing to us … Continue reading Reluctant missionary

The Plan

"Cora, what's tonight?" "My special night!" "What do you want to do?" "I don't know, Daddy. I haven't figured out the plan." :: Every Thursday night Cora comes up with a plan. Thursdays are her special night; her night to spend time in Mommy and Daddy's bed singing, reading or playing games before she falls … Continue reading The Plan

Accentuate the Negative

Eve was a sinner. Sarah was a doubter. Rebecca was a deceiver. Tamar was incestuous. Rahab was a prostitute. Jael was a murderer. Bathsheba was an adulterer. Mary Magdalen was demon possessed. Earlier this week, I mentioned that I hate the Proverbs 31 woman, mainly because her perfection causes me to feel guilty. These women, … Continue reading Accentuate the Negative

I don’t want to be a hypocrite

This is the third post in a series on guilt. If you are just joining in, here's Part 1 and Part 2. :: Here's the thing, I am struggling through this right now. In fact, most of what I right about here are the things I am wrestling with. This place is where I have chosen … Continue reading I don’t want to be a hypocrite