Rainy Days and Flat Tires

Standing in the middle of the parking lot at 10:00pm with a flat tire did not feel very hopeful.  Especially since the said flat tire was completely my fault.  Who knew high curbs could literally pop your tire like a balloon? I stood there, a litany of blame and embarrassment whirling through my brain wondering [...]

The Bittersweet Closeness

Psalm 34:18 "The Lord is close to the brokenhearted..." Over these past couple of weeks grief began to trickle out in my oldest two children.  Faith at 6 years old and David at 4 years old have been handling our loss in deep and mature ways.  Gideon is a household name for us.  We talk about him, [...]