trusting God

Transitions in Life

What’s the old saying? The only thing that is constant is change.  Something like that. I’ve been thinking recently about transitions in life.  Although we may say we wish our kids would stay little, or that we could stay in high school or college forever, or that we could stay […]

Bloom Where You’re Planted

In watching the Winter Olympics over the past few weeks, it struck me that many of these athletes more than likely became athletes because of where they were born or living at the time they became passionate about their sport. I know that’s not always true — examples like the […]

Being Thankful in the New Year

I’ve talked about gratitude before in a post from September, and I’m going to recycle part of that post again today.  I think it’s especially fitting as we face the New Year. Thankfulness should come more than every November.  We need to live our lives with a spirit of gratitude.  […]

Being Whole with Missing Parts

  I saw a story on CBS Sunday Morning this past weekend about wounded warriors playing music, lead by Roger Waters of Pink Floyd. One of these hero warriors lost a hand and both legs in Afghanistan.  He told the story of how when his world was crashing down around […]