Have you ever lost Christ somewhere between frantic phone calls and forms? That was me this past month! August hit our family like Hurricane Harvey hit Houston. Blustery, unforgiving, and abundant in chaos, one crisis after the next landed on our doorstep. Wave after wave, I gasped for air, longing for sunlight with little reprieve.… Continue reading Embracing Christ in Chaos
First, let's examine why we became so busy. The American Dream is a fantastic thing, but I'm afraid we've chosen the Extreme Games version. What started out as an earnest and worthy ode to working hard and making something of our lives has morphed into a perceived obligation to "work hard" at everything we do... even rest. Heaven forbid we not schedule a "leisure activity" during that 45 minutes between gymnastics and choir practice.