Category Archives for "Faith"
Fear can hold us back from trying our best in many areas of life. Sometimes we’re afraid of failure; other times, we’re afraid of success. My kids are teaching me that you just have to give it your best, even when you’re afraid.Continue reading
Seeing your kids in pain is hard; knowing you caused their pain is harder still. Not being able to fix it is almost unbearable. I’ve been dealing with that feeling a lot lately.We’re a big, busy family. Until recently, we were able to manage that just fine. But since our fourth was born, all of the commitments […]Continue reading
Five years ago, the fabric of my family’s life started unravelling. In September 2012, I left a full-time contract to homeschool our daughters, and, like the overachiever I was, I thought that launching our new adventure with a month-long, multi-modal traverse across Canada would be fun and educational.Hardly.Winter set in quickly and our trip was […]Continue reading
I am currently working on two novels and one non-fiction book about our family’s pursuit of God’s rest. I know it may sound ridiculous, but I was unable to admit those words to anyone for years. Years.Why?Because I was so afraid of labeling myself as a writer, of putting myself out there, of giving people […]Continue reading