Growth, Journey, Struggle

Lent presses forward, and Jesus moves closer to the cross, to the end and the beginning and we are turning our eyes inward, turning our hearts inside out and shaking out the contents like a moth-eaten sack pulled from the attic- “What are you after?” I ask him, my face intently set towards the damp…

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Courage, Five Minute Friday, Growth, Living for Christ, Struggle

Joining Lisa-Jo and fabulous others this morning for Five Minute Friday, where we cut the words loose for just five minutes, and see where they fall. No editing, just encouraging the others who play along. The prompt this week, Grit.   Go. I am astonished that you are so quickly deserting the one who called…

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Five Minute Friday, Growth, One Word, Struggle, Trust, warfare

It’s Friday. With another illness sneaking through my house this week (strep throat) I am breathing a half-hearted sigh of both relief and frustration. It is, what it is. While it feels as if we will never be well, I know that is not true, so we are just cruising through this season of germs…

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