Doing what matters in the now

Doing what matters in the now

  What will matter one day? I’ve asked myself this question a lot recently. I asked it one night as my husband rested in the CCU after open-heart surgery. Suddenly a lot of things that seemed important the day before held little weight. This is not unusual. When...
Make room to mourn

Make room to mourn

  Why do we try to rush mourning? I love that Jesus was not uncomfortable with mourning. He wept with his friends when they faced loss. He’s a safe place when we are in the midst of loss. He is aware of those troubled thoughts. He knows that we are asking hard...