Strong and Courageous

Strong and Courageous

I think I’m strong and courageous. I think I’m bold and capable. I think I’m smart and clever. But really, I’m young and immature. I shiver with fear and shake with dread. When the wind howls and the lightning flashes, I cringe and cower. The enemy confronts,...
I Will Carry You

I Will Carry You

Recently, my sister and I drove to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania for a conference on multicultural worship. We had a great time meandering through Ohio on our way there, taking most of the day to arrive at our destination. When we arrived and began unpacking the car, I saw...
White Knuckler

White Knuckler

It was a blustery, cold day, and I found myself needing a few necessities from the store. I bundled up myself and my toddler to prepare him for a trek to the grocery store. Over the past few months, I had begun to notice that my tires were becoming more and more bare,...