Family · Parenthood

[COVID-19 Diaries] Mother’s Day in (Self) Quarantine…

Here in the state of Georgia, the state mandated shelter-in-place lockdown has ended for a vast majority of us. Yet, many of us who believe that this action was taken too early and too rashly have taken to sheltering-in-place by our own accord, quietly waiting until we feel safe enough to (VERY slowly) resume our… Continue reading [COVID-19 Diaries] Mother’s Day in (Self) Quarantine…

Giving Thanks · Journaling · Worship

…as this season of the journey ends…

One year ago, I began what I called my “Journey to Forty.” It was my year of restoration in preparation for the start of what is commonly accepted as the second half of life. I began a journaling project where I would learn to write all that I heard from the Lord as I sought… Continue reading …as this season of the journey ends…

COVID-19 · Giving Thanks · Worship

[COVID-19 Diaries] Good Friday…so Much More Than I Thought…

Growing up in a Christian home (attending church since even before I was born), the story of Jesus dying for my sins on the cross, as well as the subsequent rising from the grave on the third day, was an accepted fact. It was the story that we banked our entire lives (and afterlife) on.… Continue reading [COVID-19 Diaries] Good Friday…so Much More Than I Thought…