lasting hope

I am hardwired to be optimistic. It takes a lot to get me down… usually a combination of illness/injury, eating poorly & not sleeping enough. But like you, every day something tries to undermine my hope: I am married to a wonderful man, who tends to be more of an Eeyore in nature, mostly dueContinue reading “lasting hope”

safe-house

God’s a safe-house for the battered, a sanctuary during bad times. The moment you arrive, you relax; you’re never sorry you knocked.- Psalm 9:9-10 (MSG) Feeling battered by turbulence about you? Seeking shelter from the swirling storm? Head for Home. God Himself is our Home, our safe-house in times of trouble. He is the sanctuary for ourContinue reading “safe-house”

refuge

There are days I just want to hide myself away. Days where I say something dumb, forget to do something important, or simply look like I should have stayed home in bed. On the worst days, all three at the same time. As much as I want to stay in hiding, tucked comfortably under myContinue reading “refuge”