I finished something recently that I wasn’t sure I could do. Everything about it felt intimidating — the length of time, the commitment, the planning, the work. Before I’d even […]


The gorgeous woman that had stood up there on stage with the microphone? Yeah, she hikes up the side of her shirt to show the whole crowd of us how her […]


Back in August I committed to walking my kids to school {almost} every day. In theory, my decision was as small as it sounds. In practice, it’s a total game-changer. […]

“The story of your life is the story of the long and brutal assault on your heart by the one who knows what you could be and fears it.” John […]


I gripped my pen as she told me her story over the phone. As she described it, I could see the danger her family faced and sense the fear on […]


I’m a failure at resolutions. I’m a quitter. It’s just what I have done historically — when the going gets hard, I get going, to a new location where things […]


Over the last year we’ve invited you to join us as we committed time to prayer, to learning to love one another better, and sharing friendship tips. This month we’ve […]


Several months ago, I found a dusty box in our garage. When I opened it, I saw books inside that were so familiar I could almost believe it hasn’t been […]