Everyday Faith

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Ironically enough, I woke that morning with a spring in my step. The exhaustion of mothering our three stair-step babies had settled in, but amidst the chaotic, oatmeal in my […]

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I didn’t pass out, after all. Or throw up. I was concerned I may do one or the other or at worst, both at the same time. After years of speaking […]

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“No one wants to talk about God,” he says, and something in my heart breaks both for him and the world into which he was born. In a culture obsessed […]

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Leaves and pumpkins and boots, oh my! No matter what the temperature outside your front door – or how you feel about candy corn – fall is here. With it […]

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Ginny and I were an unlikely pair — the elementary-school version of Laverne and Shirley. I was quiet, guarded, and careful not to scuff my shoes or put a hole […]

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Wake Up Call

Oct 21, 2014 by

The summer after I graduated from law school, I had a lot on my plate. I was studying for the bar exam, finalizing plans for my wedding, living by myself […]

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I’ve heard the whispers. The rumblings. The women who pull me aside to share with shy and embarrassed eyes this worry that what you do doesn’t count because you do […]

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Chosen

Oct 17, 2014 by

I spent a recent evening sharing part of my story with a group of women whose hearts keep a beat similar to my own. We were at an adoption conference, […]