Perfect Mess Rest

I spent my first thirty years living a mess, the next ten years, after coming to Christ, striving to overcome my mess, and the last few years learning to rest in Jesus, despite my mess.  This “rest” came at a high cost, but not for me. Perhaps, that is why it is so hard to […]


A friend recently shared my testimony in her blog (see ) and I have to admit, it was hard to look back over my story.  If you were to blend the woman at the well, with the woman caught in the act of adultery, and throw in the story of the prodigal son, you might […]

This Present Life

I had the recent privilege of being a guest blogger for a ministry that is very close to my heart. I am including the link below. Our family has been through a slew of transitions lately, one of them is described in the blog below. What I thought would be a thoughtful, contemplative, restful Christmas, […]