Uphill Friends

I have started running.  I’m pretty sure the reason for this has something to do with turning 40, so let me just state, I despise running.  Making matters worse, I live on a mountain so running consists of me dying most the time, with one particular hill I just can’t conquer. Enter my dog Truman, my loyal, Clifford …

Read more +


A God who Rises

Yesterday while in church, I watched a mini-sermon unfold a few rows in front of me. The sermon began when I heard a child’s cry from the nursery and watched as a young mom instantly changed her posture from relaxed to alert. Her neck seemed to get a bit longer, her head tilted ever so …

Read more +


Equal Oppurtunity Employment

This fall has brought a new season for me. My children are now all in school, our home remodeling venture is nearly complete, and I am no longer managing our family business. With this, I should be exhaling a sigh of relief. Sadly, not so much. I have been fretting, not relaxing. With anxiety I …

Read more +