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
Jesus Loves Me When I Make Things Right
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
Jesus Loves Me When My Child Is Struggling
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 Get Creative With a Problem
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
What’s the Deal With Head Coverings?
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?