*On October 7th,  I had the abundant honor of guest posting at author Kris Camealy’s blog for the release of her then upcoming book Come Lord Jesus: The Weight of Waiting. I wrote the piece which appeared on her site. I wanted to post it here as well, for though the book as released and Advent …

Stopping By Woods on a Snowy Evening

There is a Robert Frost poem. Perhaps you know it. I have committed some of this to memory, since revisiting it in college. Today, I reread this piece of art. I feel a kinship to its words – its emotion – its innuendoes. I’m beginning another new season starting today. I have kept it close …

On The [Spectacular] Road

I cannot contain my excitement and overflowing cup of joy any longer. I will keep my words brief because it’s high time you jump in the VW bandwagon and check out my friends Darren and Lindsey Smitherman over at On The Good Road. There’s a blog:       READ itThere’s an About:       Meet …

Misconception and Mountain Climbing

I’m sitting in my pastor’s office. Nervously shifting, my fingernails pinching other fingers (a tell-tale sign that something’s upsetting me), and trying to get to the point of why I asked to speak with him.  “What is the point of prayer?” Yes. I realize this is a loaded question. I admitted so right after asking …