“Though he slay me, yet will I hope in him,” (Job 13:15a, NIV) I looked around the procedure room and sighed. “But I’m so young.” “I’m relatively healthy, I shouldn’t have to deal with this.” “I’m just starting my family; this can’t be happening.” “Why?” I met with a friend ... Read More about When Life Wounds You
For years I was single much longer than I wanted to be. I knew what I wanted and I wasn’t going to relent. That was that. So I waited. Maybe you've experienced this too. Have you waited a long season for the answers to come? Have you felt disillusioned with the dating scene? Or waiting what ... Read More about My Plan “Be”
Hope for Worries: He spends an enormous amount of time avoiding situations that would put him in the midst of a crowd. He worries what people will say to him and how he would respond. “What if I made a mistake by saying something awful like I did to Jeff last week?” The shame and ... Read More about For The Anxious
North Carolina beaches are some of the most beautiful around. My family’s annual vacation spot when I was growing up was to Cape Hatteras National Seashore. It was undeveloped back then, with 7 little towns owning just a scattering of residential housing, and only a single gas station within the ... Read More about When You Can’t See
“Spot of tea?” She used her best British accent which was far from legitimate. We sat across from each other at an antique table with squeaky, slightly uncomfortable chairs. Along with hot green tea, we had loads of morsels spread in front of us. I have to admit, my British accent was pretty ... Read More about What If I Forget?