A Broken Prayer – The Lessons of Lent

A Broken Prayer – The Lessons of Lent

  Every. Day.   Well Lent is over. My second year. 46 days. 6 of those considered #lentfreedays (though I technically only used three of them). 40+ days of no carbs (no bread, no pasta, no alcohol*, no fried foods). I did it. With joy. Okay…more joy than last...
The Deep Desire To Be Needed

The Deep Desire To Be Needed

I have a deep longing to be needed…by family, friends, and employees. I can’t turn it off. As I sit here on Ash Wednesday contemplating what I will give up and add in over the 40 days of Lent, I feel God confronting me with my own unquenchable desire to be...
My Heart Spilled Over

My Heart Spilled Over

Sometimes my heart is simply TOO full. Full of emotions and junk and questions.  Sometimes my heart is too full to talk to God.  *Ouch* I simply don’t know how to talk or express or explain or lean into him.  Those are hard days.  Isn’t that simply...
Lessons of Lent

Lessons of Lent

Add caption I have been thinking of this post nearly every day of the last 40 as I have endured my first season of Lent. Now that it is here, I am so tired…so in awe…so in awe of my Jesus….that I don’t know that I can give a “Lessons of...
Playing Church

Playing Church

I am sitting here on my couch staring at a blank screen wrestling with the words I know need to be written. Sometimes I sit down to write and stop myself from continuing because I am fearful I don’t have the time to fully explore where my heart wants to take me....