When the Lights Go Out

What do you do when the lights go out?


Dark Days

Truth? I don't like hard things. I like my life easy. Every night that I put my family to bed in a relaxed, happy home, I thank God for another day that didn't knock the wind out of me. I always hope that if I'm thankful enough, maybe He will grant my petitions to keep … Continue reading Dark Days

A Father

“Father to the fatherless and protector of widows is God in His holy habitation.” ~ Psalm 68:5 I spend a lot of time talking about the important role of a mother; they have a tough but vital job in the lives of their children. That’s true. Motherhood is noble and impossible and miraculous. But fatherhood, … Continue reading A Father


Christmas is an absolutely magical time in our house. The decorations are lovely, our daughters are like angels, and there is a peace that settles into our home. A large part of the wonder of the season is caused by focusing on the God we believe in and serve, celebrating that He became a baby … Continue reading Christmas