If you’re like me you’ve read enough articles about the detrimental effects of screen time on kids to give you a sufficient amount of guilt and anxiety to last a lifetime. No fear, this is not one of those articles. Continue Reading…

DSC_0271Last week I returned to work after my first ever ministry sabbatical. It was three wonderful, life-giving months, and I am thankful for every moment. When I returned, I sat down and started to write this post and quickly realized I had more to say than was appropriate for a blog post. Continue Reading…

I realized that today is day 37 of my sabbatical, the beginning of week six – almost at the half-way point. Upon that realization, I took a few moments and thought back about these last five weeks – what I’ve experienced and what, if anything, I’ve been learning. Continue Reading…

IMG_0946.JPGThe Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing. He makes me lie down in green pastures, he leads me beside quiet waters, he refreshes my soul. Continue Reading…


Andrew (7) and Ethan (10) did most of the work this year. Such a great family tradition!

First day of fourth and second grade for Ethan and Andrew!

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So proud of this guy for winning the skills competition in his group at @CoerverCoaching camp – most moves in 1 minute!

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Ethan & Andrew making their way down the snowy sidewalk toward our bus stop.

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My gift of grace on walk to school day.

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