Guided Prayer Guide – Free Printable

Last month I felt a pull towards having a more focused prayer time.  Perhaps it’s a lack of sleep or a brain that quickly jumps from thought to thought (often landing in the realm of to-do’s), but I knew I needed something that would help me stay focused.  I found some wonderful resources of prayer … Continue reading Guided Prayer Guide – Free Printable

The Duty of Delight

On my 33rd birthday, after an ECHO scan of baby boy and a lunch of pho and bubble tea, Sam and I took a walk around our old campus at the University of Illinois. We love visiting and reminiscing on some of our favorite years (most of which we didn’t spend together, since we started … Continue reading The Duty of Delight

a book!

I’m writing a book. Whew.  It takes a whole lot of courage to admit that I’m working on this project. Maybe I’m scared of it not happening?  Or maybe I’m overwhelmed by enthusiasm? Maybe I still think it’s silly and trivial? I’m about halfway done with the first draft and 120-something pages in, so I … Continue reading a book!

still becoming

I've thought a lot about this transformation.  The changes in my head, heart, and soul as I travel this road.  Over the last couple years, I've changed. Especially in the last several months.  All of the changes hurt as they happen.  Some I can immediately see the silver lining in.  Becoming more compassionate, hurting with … Continue reading still becoming