Spiritual Development

What To Do When You Receive A Calling Without Specifics

The heaviness and pounding in my chest was not something I had never experienced before. It comes and goes periodically, but when the pounding feels like everyone around me can see my heart beating out of my chest, I know I am not going to be able to turn away in disobedience and this time… Continue reading What To Do When You Receive A Calling Without Specifics

Spiritual Development

Resting In How God Handles “Why?”

Walking in through the back door, I am greeted by the sound of old cartoons and all four of my teenagers relaxing on the sofas and chairs. I smile and move across the living room as I head to the back of the house. My heart treasures these moments. All of the children under one… Continue reading Resting In How God Handles “Why?”

Spiritual Development

Can We Have It All?

The headline read: Having It All and Hating It. The thrust of the article was to show that women who pursued success in a career and a family were not as fulfilled as those who chose one over the other. One woman described the struggle in these terms: “…it’s that holy grail of having a… Continue reading Can We Have It All?