Last summer, one of my neighbors walked by saying that she was on the way to meditation class. More recently, my hairdresser told me she hopes to expand her salon to include a meditation room, since so many of her clients are stressed out and having nervous breakdowns. Apparently, meditation is the answer the world … More What are You Meditating On?
I had hit a wall. I was exhausted and could see no rest coming anytime soon. I was feeling overwhelmed by the ongoing demands and opportunities of ministry both at work and at home, and frustrated in light of things I wanted to do but couldn’t. Things such as: Accompanying my husband on an occasional … More The Trouble with Listening to Ourselves
It’s 5:30 a.m. and the birds are singing their early morning song outside of my window. I quickly shut off the alarm before it awakens any of the four small children who are temporarily living with us. My goal is to get downstairs, make coffee, and get time in God’s Word and prayer before a … More Busy at Home for the Sake of the Gospel