We aren't who we used to be. I'm not sure when it happened. But now, we aren't who we once were.
"Let's get him a walker in here so he can walk wherever he wants." ~ our Attending Doctor while in the hospital this latest go 'round. If this doctor truly knew my guy he would know his most favorite saying. "No walk today. Whomp, whomp." You see, he has absolutely no desire (or ability) to … Continue reading We Are Broken and That’s Okay
Remember when I sang that stinkin' Hillsong United Oceans song about trust without borders, blah, blah, blah? Ugh. I'm telling you right now, think twice before singing these things. God takes this very seriously. My borders were expanded into the deep waters again this week. No, I didn't get to share the love of Jesus beachside … Continue reading There’s No Place Like Home
It was never mine to begin with. This life I live was never all mine. I gave it to Christ a long time ago. I told him to use me, use my kids, my life, use whatever he needed. I've prayed prayers asking God to use me in bigger ways than inside the walls of … Continue reading Give It Away: Even in Special Needs and Sickness
"I can't do this." I said it to myself over and over while the shower water rained down over me. "Please God, I just can't do this." When I finally shut up long enough to listen to God speak the first thing that came into my head was, But I can. Months of lack of … Continue reading I Can’t Do This