Archive > June 2012

Rights!!

My family and I are getting ready for a short term mission trip to Mexico. The last time I was getting ready for a short term mission trip to Mexico, I was in high school. Four score and seven years ago. I will never forget the preparation for the first trip. My youth pastor sat […]

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Life is like choir practice

We all take our places on the risers.  The sopranos and altos and tenors all in their respective places. Sorted by the range of our voices. The director taps a stick on the metal music stand and announces it’s time to get started. The music is familiar though we haven’t sung it near enough to […]

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Decisions, decisions, decisions

This is an actual sign in the middle of Nevada. My husband stumbled upon this photo that he took on one of our camping trips. He suggested I write a blog post on it. “Yeah. That’d be cool.” Feigned enthusiasm. “You could write about choices,” he says. “Yeah. That’d be cool.” More feigned enthusiasm. In […]

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L.E.G.S.

  Marriage is like a horse.   The potential strength and power of the relationship are dependent on limbs that are easily damaged. In my last blog, I posed a challenge. What names would you give the four supports of marriage? In presenting that question, I gave myself a great deal to think about. How […]

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Marriage is like a Horse

  Marriage is like a horse. Some days, marriage is like a horse’s rear end. But let’s focus on the big picture. Ever since I was a little girl, I have been enthralled with the giant creatures. They are powerful and graceful. Fast and stately. Their ability to move their bulk with speed and elegance […]

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