without fear…

Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.  – Joshua 1:9 I have been very good at reciting this specific scripture to my children if they were having trouble going to sleep because of…

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a beautiful process

Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight.  -Proverbs 3:5-6 Sometimes the process of making (or being remade) is more revealing than any ‘finished’ product. This afternoon I taught my kids how to dye eggs.  At first…

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90 days…

Nobody ever outgrows Scripture; the book widens and deepens with our years.  – Charles H. Spurgeon Apparently, I woke up one Saturday morning in late January wanting a challenge. My children (ages 5 and 2) were downstairs watching The Empire Strikes Back (again) and my husband lay next to me sleeping.  It was quiet – and that was nice.  From the comfort of…

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