Luck’s got nothing to do with it. On January 13th, 2012 I gave birth to a child that had suffered severe medical distress. She was born thin, sickly-looking and unbelievably quiet; all the result of complications that nobody could have predicted. I was too sick to spend any time with her on the day of…Continue Reading “What’s luck got to do with it? Friday the 13th and God’s sovereignty.”

The last month has been packed with many conversations about sin, foolishness and immaturity. To be more specific, these conversations are centered around confessing my sin, foolishness and immaturity. Sometimes when we confess our sin to our friends, we are surprised to find out that they are human (shocking, I tell you). They don’t always have the…Continue Reading “I am neurotic, He is faithful”

I have a Pastor and a friend named Rob. The longer I serve at Karis, the more I understand why Rob is the Executive Pastor. This guy has the ability to notice details like no one else, and understands the long-term implications of the seemingly insignificant. With that in mind, it’s unsurprising that he speaks often…Continue Reading “No “ifs”, no “ands” & about 44 “buts”.”