Afraid to Hope: Hope Series #2

Have you been let down so many times that you’re afraid to hope again? People don’t always follow through. Unforeseen circumstances (or pandemics) have made it impossible for some to carry out what they promised. And people change their minds, and don’t always...

Unexpected

Life is full of surprises—some delightful, some of them not so much. Kelly and I have had a string of unexpected events over the last month. photo courtesy of alexander krivits, unsplash First—his sudden trip to the hospital with an intestinal blockage just before...

The Power of Words

Pain can leave us speechless. It’s hard to know what to say when someone has just lost someone dear to them. How can you encourage your friend with a terminal illness without sounding trite? How can you comfort someone whose home has gone up in smoke? Who suffers in a...