Covenant Friendship

as seen at https://encourage.pcacdm.org/2020/10/22/post-template-213-75/ I Samuel 18:1-7 On this day he looked more like a man than a boy. The gore of war had spattered and stained his person. Adrenaline […]

Dream-crusher!

I have developed a superpower during this season of quarantine. In the past, my ordinary mom-level lectures usually resulted in eye rolling by my children. My children claim to zone […]

The Birds of Fleeb

Once upon a time, in a land known as Fleeb, a bunch of plump birds waddled under the trees. “Under the trees?” you’re forced to ask why. “Under the trees? […]

Building Little Pillars in the Faith

https://encourage.pcacdm.org/2019/10/21/post-template-188/ Back in the day when my pigtails were tied with ribbons, when my knees were constantly brandishing scrapes and scabs, and when (according to my children) dinosaurs frolicked with […]

Flowers and Facelifts

(posted at https://encourage.pcacdm.org/2018/10/29/post-template-80/) I sometimes give myself pep-talks in the mirror. One conversation I’ve had with myself is, “You don’t need to be the prettiest face at the party ‘cause […]

The Gates of Eternity at the DMV

(As published at https://encourage.pcacdm.org/) I recently had the delightful privilege of spending a beautiful summer day sitting at the local DMV office. Hours of endless lines. Lots of people packed into […]