Hi, all! Both #wellnesswednesday and #historyfriday are on hiatus so I can enjoy the Advent season and coming New Year with my family. I wish you all a blessed Christmas, filled with the wonder and hope of God's greatest gift. Merry Christmas, and Happy New Year!
Today's #historyfriday is a little off the cuff. Usually I research and try to write about little known events in history that occurred on the specific day in question. Or I'll take a larger event and write about some little known tidbit behind it. But, as I was researching for December 10, I kept coming … Continue reading Swimming With Sharks
Recently, over coffee with a friend, I learned of another friend who had suffered a heartbreaking personal tragedy. Not only was she suffering physically, but emotionally and spiritually, her grief was intense. I felt a stab of lament for her and assured my friend that yes, I would pray for our mutual friend. It was … Continue reading The Risks of Prayer