I can't help but think of this post as a way to look up from the chaos of our lives and to make eye contact with my husband. Raising two little boys who constantly vie for our attention means that most of our contact is made over the top of our children's heads as they beg for this or that. In the midst of the chaos and the hustle and bustle of our lives, we whisper our I love you's.Read More
I am not enough.
Have you ever had those moments where you find yourself completely unprepared for the task at hand?
I remember traveling across the country to stand before my new youth group as their leader and thinking, "I'm not prepared for this!" I looked across those curious faces as they stared back at me wondering what to make of me. I wasn't prepared. I didn't measure up to their expectations, much less mine. There was so much for me to learn. I simply was not enough.Read More
Imagine. You see a swimmer struggling for life out on the ocean. They have gotten caught in a riptide and have been taken out to sea. Soon, you see massive sharks circling this poor swimmer and you know that if something is not done, this swimmer will surely die. If the sharks decide to spare this swimmer, it is likely the exhaustion from staying afloat will surely drown them.Read More