Saturday, April 11, 2020 Today. The day after Good Friday, and the day before Easter, was a very dark and uncertain time in history. Over 2000 years ago Jesus was crucified on the cross on “Good Friday”, dying for your and my sins as the ultimate sacrifice – God’s unimaginable gift of grace extended toContinue reading “Sitting in the Unknown”
As a San Diego native who migrated to the midwest almost 2 years ago, I have begun to think of my life in seasonal cycles. I’ve lived here for 2 complete season cycles now – and last Spring, I witnessed something that I have never seen before. Actually, all of the seasons here in NortheastContinue reading “A Time for Everything”
In less than a week, all our lives have changed (if yours hasn’t – go wash your hands, NOW). Every single person in this country is affected by this pandemic, one way or another. Last week the severity of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) got escalated to a pandemic, and word was getting around that schools mightContinue reading “Homeless During a Pandemic”
I’ve been thinking about writing this piece for a few months now and after a ditch diving experience I had a few days ago (as of last week, I’m embarrassingly part of the ditch club <—— hint hint, that’s me in the ditch overthere… but more on that later) I now had the PERFECT TITLEContinue reading “Ditch the Fear”
What’s more “worldly” than Starbucks in Target?… My (now, not so secret) guilty pleasure is strolling the isles of Target (kid-less) sipping on my beloved Starbucks, enjoying all the pretty things… that SURELY makes me friends of this world right?
“From tragedy to triumphs, sickness and health, birth to death, a pastor is there to celebrate or mourn with us any moment, along life’s twisted path…”
What really is “success” though? Perfection? The attempt of something difficult? Learning from failures? Well I’ve strived. I failed. I got back up. I tried again. I am pushing through the hard times and I’m victorious. Or not… depending on what side of the coin you look at…
We all have a story and what a treasure it would be if we all shared it; the good, the bad and the divine!
4 weeks ago my family and I embarked on a journey of a lifetime! But over the past few months we have been in a whirlwind; we wrapped up our life in California and moved across the country. God has paved the way so beautifully and I’m excited to start sharing our incredible adventure withContinue reading “Journey to a New Life”
Written January 12, 2018: And the day is here… I’m starting to pack and feeling exhilarated and nervous all at the same time. Lots of packing to do, and even more purging ahead. We’ve lived in our home for 8 years, we completed our family here, so I have a plethora of memories, momentos, andContinue reading “Packing Party Commencement Day”