What If?

Sometimes my brain starts spinning and I begin to beat myself up internally.  I start to think about all the things that I have done wrong or times that I have hurt people, deliberately or not.  I think of being face-to-face with God and just lowering my head in shame because of missed opportunities. As … Continue reading What If?

Mosquitos and God

The other day a mosquito landed on me.  I thought, ugh, I can’t believe they are out already!  And then the thought occurred to me, ‘why would God ever create mosquitos?  They are such pests!’ And then I chuckled because I had a hazelnut moment (Julian of Norwich – but not so profound). I thought … Continue reading Mosquitos and God

Oh the secrets

Sometimes I like to look at people’s faces and wonder what their life is like.  What challenges have they faced?  What kind of suffering did they encounter?  How many disappointments did they face along the way? And what about celebrations?  Where was the joy in their life?  Who was with them at  these happy times? … Continue reading Oh the secrets