Faith, fatherless, Grace, grief, Hope, Pain and suffering

Grief: Thoughts for Kobe Bryant's Wife and Children

What would I say to Kobe’s wife and children if I had the opportunity? My heart breaks with you...

Faith, Grace, grief, Hope, Pain and suffering, prayer, promises, Spiritual Growth

Accepting What Is When Life Crumbles

Have you ever been in a season of life where things just didn’t seem to be going the way you expected? A season where all of your hopes and dreams just seemed to crumble?

cancer, Faith, fatherless, grief, marriage, Pain and suffering

For Better or Worse…

For better or worse, for richer or poorer, in sickness and in health, ‘till death do we part… When we took those vows a little over six months ago, we never dreamed “or worse” would describe the first stage of our marriage. But it has. These last months have been filled with heartache and pain,… Continue reading For Better or Worse…

Faith, Grace, grief, Hope, Pain and suffering, parenting, Uncategorized

In Loving Memory

When I was walking through my divorce, I remember that moment of surrender. “Lord,” I cried out, “I don’t want this journey, but I will take it if this is what you have for me. But don’t you dare mess with my kids!” I’ve dealt with my share of hurt and pain over the last… Continue reading In Loving Memory

Faith, grief, parenting

Shattered Hearts

The Facebook memories popped up today, memories from four years ago. My daughter just ran through the house chasing her brother. She was carrying a baseball bat, and she yelled, “I’ve got a bat and I’m not afraid to use it!” Perhaps this game has gotten a little out of control! My mind flashed back… Continue reading Shattered Hearts