Becoming, Contemplation, Doubt, SheLoves, Silence

For When “Just Do It” Doesn’t Work

“Just Do It” is a great slogan when it comes to Nike shoes and things like: “Get off the couch and move!” “Floss your teeth!” “Eat your vegetables!” Or: “Sit down and write!” But there are times when “Just Do It” doesn’t work and when trying harder only leaves me feeling depleted and frustrated. Motivation,… Continue reading For When “Just Do It” Doesn’t Work

At River's Edge, Becoming, Doubt, faith

A Resurrection Story

"You don't have to wait for the End.  I am, right now, Resurrection and Life.  The one who believes in me, even though he or she dies, will live.  And everyone who lives believing in me does not ultimately die at all.  Do you believe this?"   ~ John 11:25-26 (MSG) I am, right now, Resurrection… Continue reading A Resurrection Story

Becoming, Contemplation, Listening, Perspective, Questions, Quotes

Leaning into the Wait

A few weeks back, I wrote about finding myself living in the ellipses- the ". . ." - a time in-between what was and what is to come.  I struggle with the slowness of this time.  I have a feeling that I am not alone. Have you found yourself in an in-between time--that space between… Continue reading Leaning into the Wait

Enough, faith, Image of God, Perspective

Trading Importance for Infinite Worth

"It was going to be one of Rabbit's busy days.  As soon as he woke up he felt important, as if everything depended upon him." -- A.A. Milne, The House at Pooh Corner  "I'll go and see if there's anything [Christopher Robin] wants doing, and then I'll do it for him.  It's just the day… Continue reading Trading Importance for Infinite Worth