Stop Trying to Fix Me

Stop trying to fix this. Stop trying to fix me. Please. I'm in pain. I'm hurting. I've messed things up. I've heard all your "answers" before - your well-meaning advice. And I agree with you. I acknowledge the truth. Yes, I know I'll get through this. Yes, I know it is making me stronger, and Yes, I …

Becoming Human

This is a guest post by Kevin Light that really moved me. I followed him as he walked away from the crowd to the bottom of the garden. He stood there with his face in his hands, sobbing. I put my arms around his shoulders and I held on through the waves of grief that …

Saturdays Suck!

Every year on Good Friday Christians gather to remember the day Christ was crucified. It is a day of great sorrow and pain. A day the world was cast into darkness and all hope was lost. A day of great mourning. But Friday is not the end. On Easter Sunday we gather again, but this time …

Rolling with the Punches

Working at a church I deal with a lot of different people. Happy people. Sad people. Angry people. Grateful people. Confused people. Loving people. Not-so-loving people. Selfish people. Unselfish people. Complicated people. Uncomplicated people. And everyone in between. But one thing remains constant. Every single one of those people have taken a few punches along …