A few weeks ago, the husband and I took a trip to the absolutely captivating Cape Town, South Africa. Normally the most anti-tourist person you’ll meet, this time I wanted to do all the things. All the food. All the beaches. All the scenery. It was a whirlwind of three days and I only wish […]Read More The Secret to Surviving the Hardest Hike of Your Life
November 9? No way. That’s two weeks before my wedding. There’s no way I’ll have time for that, let alone the headspace and focus.Read More Why I Preached Two Weeks Before My Wedding
I’ve always been a messy goodbye-sayer. Dormitories where I hung my hammock, trailer homes that shook with the morning stroll, a basement bedroom next to an overly active washing machine…sure, I’m a lover of places. But of course, the pain of leaving is evoked by my torn heart strings wound around those lovely people.Read More Why Good-byes are the Worst (but Not)
In this life, because there is sin and the great controversy between good and evil raging around us and in us, we can not have a painless life. Yet, we can choose the kind of pain.Read More the Choice of Pain: Do I Really Have a Choice?