Happy Thanksgiving!

Hi Friends! I hope you are all doing well as we enter this busy holiday season. As a reminder, I am doing some writing for Patheos Evangelical. I’d love for you to check out my latest blog for that site: Is Thanksgiving for Gluttony or Gratitude? Happy...
My Top 10 Favorite Adoption Books

My Top 10 Favorite Adoption Books

For those praying about adoption, waiting for a placement, or already parenting children that have been adoption – learning all you can about this topic is so important. Over the years, I’ve read many books on the subject. So, I thought I would share some...
What To Do When You’re Just SO Tired

What To Do When You’re Just SO Tired

Take a nap. The end. I’m kidding, of course. The kind of tired I’m talking about can be resolved by simply taking a nap (and don’t you sort of wanna smack the person who suggests that…I mean, if you weren’t a Christian, of course). No, this kind of tired never seems...
The Holy Trinity, Relationships, and Us

The Holy Trinity, Relationships, and Us

Our model for relationship comes from the Holy Trinity. We are created in the image of God, and made for relationships. We have a different relationship with each person of the triune God: Father, Son, and Spirit. While each relationship is multi-faceted, I’d like to...
The REAL Reason You Need to Forgive

The REAL Reason You Need to Forgive

Forgiveness is not a feeling. Rather, it’s a decision. Often times, it’s a daily decision. A tough one, but, still, purely a choice. Yet, it’s a choice we must make in order to fully heal from past hurts. Oh, I know it’s not fair. Someone hurts you…abuses you,...