Don’t Be Afraid

Don’t Be Afraid

“Here is the world. Beautiful and terrible things will happen. Don't be afraid.”  –Frederick Buechner Reading a Bible storybook to my preschoolers one evening, we opened to a chapter where an angel appears on the scene. “What do you think he’s going to say first?” I...

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Dauntless

Dauntless

This morning, sunshine beams un-self-consciously crashing violently against darkness Springtime does not mean any offense, did not intend to interrupt despair contradict anxiety. Audacious. She cannot help herself. Springtime expands and protrudes and infiltrates...

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We Have A Winner!

We Have A Winner!

Kayla, I hope  you enjoy each and every item in this lovely bag! Thanks everyone, for entering and sharing! This has been so much fun. Happy reading-spa-day-at home, Kayla! And to all you reading Long Days of Small Things: Motherhood as a Spiritual Discipline...I'd...

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My aim is to awaken myself and others to the creative, redemptive work of God in this present moment. I am striving to see beauty, learning to expand my perspective, praying to keep my eyes and heart open.