Seven Ways to Rest

The ‘Spring Forward’ time change hit me hard this year, y’all. REALly Hard. My sleep schedule is off and I’m more tired than I’ve ever been. It made me ponder the idea of rest and sleep. Because the usual sleep schedule is off for a lot of us, right now, it is even more vital … Continue reading Seven Ways to Rest

The Many Faces of Grief-Podcast

I was recently able to chat with my sister about grief on her podcast. It's just raw dialogue about our personal experience and experience with helping others deal with loss and trauma. My hope is that anyone who struggling with grief or trying support a loved one will find encouragement from some of our story. … Continue reading The Many Faces of Grief-Podcast

Hope Through the Unexpected & Unknown…

In and out of doctors offices, hospitals and urgent care facilities getting poked, pricked, squeezed and scanned has been part of my journey all year long. Each visit, of desperately searching for answers, unfortunately lead to four words I'll never forget, “We found a mass.” After receiving upsetting news about others it's natural for me … Continue reading Hope Through the Unexpected & Unknown…

Flashback: A Brief Chapter of an Ongoing Journey

“And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.” ‭‭~ Romans‬ ‭8:28‬ ‭ Three years ago, our family abruptly moved from my home town of Zion, IL of 8 years, to start an outreach ministry in Maywood. During that … Continue reading Flashback: A Brief Chapter of an Ongoing Journey