Like Harriet Tubman, Can People Follow Us to Freedom?

Last week, I had the opportunity to get away for a few days with my daughters during their Fall Break from school. After a busy start of the academic year with both girls at new schools, I was looking forward to some downtime where we could connect and relax. Months ago, I saw an advertisement … Continue reading Like Harriet Tubman, Can People Follow Us to Freedom?

Either Trust Me, or Trust What You See

Just when things were going well…I’d been rejoicing that the tide was finally turning in our family’s favor, as it appeared that we’d finally won the faith fight concerning Kennedi’s injury. And I was steadily preparing for the next journey of faith, getting ready to take my Leap of Faith. And then I got sucker … Continue reading Either Trust Me, or Trust What You See

A Personal Reflection: Don’t Waste Your Revolution Around the Sun

I have a milestone birthday coming up this weekend. As I prepare to celebrate, I am reflecting on previous years, as I contemplate my direction for the upcoming year. In one year, the earth completely revolves around the sun. Within this revolution, we will experience the four seasons of Winter, Spring, Summer, and Autumn; along … Continue reading A Personal Reflection: Don’t Waste Your Revolution Around the Sun

Someone is Always Watching, What Do They See in You?

Last December, we took our annual family trip to the Sight and Sound theater in Lancaster, PA. I had been waiting all year to finally see their production of Jesus. Several of my friends had went throughout the year, and each one had raved about how amazing it was. Finally, it was our turn. And … Continue reading Someone is Always Watching, What Do They See in You?

Ready or Not, It’s Coming…

Last week we entered the final quarter of 2019. At this time of year, goal-conscientious people usually start assessing their progress against the targets they set out for in the beginning of the year. Businesses start evaluating their metrics to gauge how their year-end numbers are tracking. How are you making out so far? Have … Continue reading Ready or Not, It’s Coming…

Have You Unwrapped Your Gift?

Have you ever bought a gift? Spent a considerable amount of time picking out the perfect gift for someone special – whether a significant other, parent, child, or friend – and they set it aside, not bothering to open it? Or worst yet, after opening it, by the look on their face, you can tell … Continue reading Have You Unwrapped Your Gift?

A Challenge: Finding Peace in the Midst of Uncertainty

If I could describe my life in the past week, I would borrow from the popular title, A Series of Unfortunate Events. Now I’m not completely familiar with the TV or book series, so I’m not sure if the correlation exactly fits, but let’s just go with it for now. As we were ending a … Continue reading A Challenge: Finding Peace in the Midst of Uncertainty