The Final Push

“PUSH!!!” Everything in me wanted to be done. It had been an hour of pushing and repositioning. This being my first delivery, I really had no idea how much longer it could go. Panic set in; my heart raced and sweat broke out on my brow. Sensing the change in my attitude, the nurse began…

The Battle Within

My daughter Cora is obsessed with all things pink. A couple of days ago we saw a huge selection of colorful dresses at a local children’s clothing store. I saw a beautiful yellow one, a bright green one, and one with polka dots that I really wanted her to get. As we walked up to…

Follow Me

My childhood was filled with Sunday School songs and stories about Jesus calling His disciples to “follow Him.” I was challenged to be a “fisher of men” like them. As I look back, I realize how numb I was to the reality of what those stories were saying. These men were in the middle of…