A week or so ago, I took my little kids to the park to kill some time. We were playing and having a good time. But then some other people came over. No biggie. We always make friends at the playground. My kids were getting to the point of done - tired, not listening. You … Continue reading Jesus Loves Me When I Ask for Help
Anger plagues me sometimes. I like to control my life. But it’s exhausting. It’s hard to have control when many things and people are broken, different, and separate. I don’t love being delicate with people. I’m matter-of-fact and like to get things done. Sometimes, that makes me miss cues. Many times it marks the start … Continue reading Jesus Loves Me When I Make Things Right
Oh, I need Jesus today. I've had a WEEK with my son. He's struggling with some stuff and I'm the current object of his frustration. He's been a frustrated kid for a long time. He hates to go anywhere. He hates transitions. He's even hated me more than a few times this week. My Bible … Continue reading Jesus Loves Me When My Child Is Struggling
Jesus loves me when I’m ready to cry over my son’s struggle with food. This kid hates to eat everything but M&Ms and chocolate milk. He really prefers to drink his meals except it can only be chocolate milk. Ugh. Behavior becomes a problem when you just drink your calories at 5. Intermittent fasting is … Continue reading Jesus Loves Me When I Get Creative With a Problem
I'm going to hit on some of the hard points of Scripture. I like to explore the ideas behind something that in our society seems irrelevant or arcane. I'm taking a look at the heart of this passage. I believe God's truths are timeless and relevant every day. So, I'm asking my dear readers to look … Continue reading What’s the Deal With Head Coverings?