Glory of God in the Kitchen Sink

Hello Friends! I had an epiphany today while I was doing dishes. I saw a display of the glory of God in my sink. It will never cease to amaze me how something so normal, so mundane, can suddenly be transformed before our eyes into unexpected beauty. Hidden within the “everyday” are the most powerful displays of spiritual truth when we have eyes to see. … Continue reading Glory of God in the Kitchen Sink

Life Goes Around Once

I wrote this four years ago, shortly after William was born, and it’s truer now than ever. I just watched this video for the first time yesterday. A ninety-six-year-old man wrote a beautiful, heart-breaking song to his wife a month after her death. Here are some of the lyrics: “Oh sweet Lorraine I wish we could do all the good times all over again Oh … Continue reading Life Goes Around Once

85 Things I’m Thankful For This Thanksgiving

I’m Thankful For… 1. Early mornings. Watching the sunrise through wide-open windows, worship music and fresh air flooding our home, as I accomplish a few things before the kids get up. Maybe it’s writing, maybe it’s exercising, maybe it’s housework or an extra-special breakfast in the oven. I feel energized and inspired when my day starts early. 2. My hard-working husband, who has shouldered the … Continue reading 85 Things I’m Thankful For This Thanksgiving