Hello friends. It has been a while and things in our world are much different right now. There’s so much that could be said to process what’s going on in our world today, but the point of this is to let you know that we are doing well in the midst of it all. I … More Mood

Face Palm Emoji

Not entirely sure what that title has to do with anything…sometimes the title of the book doesn’t always make sense, but that’s how I feel. This seems to be a theme. Me writing, not long after surgery. Hopefully, that theme ends here. This time I am down a little bit of lung, with a small … More Face Palm Emoji

Game Face or Mask?

It’s a cold afternoon on December 3rd, and I’ve just become a third of a kidney lighter. After surgery, the  doctor comes out to give a report: “Well, I am happy to say, I was able to make a much smaller incision than I expected.” After he leaves, I have someone take a picture of … More Game Face or Mask?

4th Time’s A Charm

Have you ever just listened to movie soundtracks? So good! Movie music is chosen in a way to evoke emotion–purposed to add depth and complexity to the plot line going on underneath. When you listen to wordless soundtracks, God often fills that open space with memories of your own. It’s truly amazing. Just a typical … More 4th Time’s A Charm

I Have Life

And so do these kids!   The thief does not come except to steal, and to kill, and to destroy. I have come that they may have life, and that they may have it more abundantly. – John 10:10 More abundantly? How do you have more life? You are either breathing or you’re not. Unless…He … More I Have Life

Faster Than God

Time. Time is a constant. Yet our perception of it seems to change from season to season. Looking back at time already lived condenses it in our minds while looking forward expands it beyond reality. Stretching out before us like a road that will never turn and the directions of which we will never find. … More Faster Than God

There & Back Again: The Ends & Beginnings of 3 Years

Episode I: December 31, 2015 After 7 days, I finally got transferred to St. Thomas Midtown from St. Thomas Rutherford about 10pm. They’re still guessing. The GI (gastrointestinal) docs seemed to be ignoring the OB/Gyn side of this (the rising HCG with a “pregnancy of unknown location”). OB/Gyn suggested the chance of Chorio but aren’t … More There & Back Again: The Ends & Beginnings of 3 Years