We adopted Summer a month ago. She was the last of a litter of seven Chihuahua Terrier pups, and unfortunately, no one wanted her. When we brought her home, we understood why. At first, it was endearing to have this melancholy nine-month-old puppy in our home. "Oh she looks so sad," we'd say. "Look, she won't … Continue reading Because She Stayed
When God Whispers Go
Changes are on the horizon for our family. We will be moving to Texas! This was not an easy decision. In fact, it was one of those decisions you make and you immediately feel like crying afterwards. Life is going pretty well here in California. Our kids are settled, we're settled, and we have close friends and … Continue reading When God Whispers Go
What’s So Ordinary?
When it's hard to believe in miracles... In the hope of change... In overcoming... In transformations and new beginnings... In healing... When our spirit is willing, but our flesh is frail... When joy is illusive; victory, distant... And wonder has lost its shimmer... I am stopped by this. A tree just outside my door. A … Continue reading What’s So Ordinary?