A Return to Rhythm, Roots and Ritual :: Five Minute Friday

May was a crazy month. We moved my Dad from one assisted living facility to another, celebrated Mother’s Day at my house with extended family, and trips were made to Chicago and Tennessee. Whew! In the midst of that busyness, I lost the rhythm of daily time spent reading and digesting God’s word and kneeling …

For Mother’s Day :: The Gift of Honest Words

I watched my Mom do this thing with grace — and sometimes with frustration. This “sandwich generation” season I find myself in has me thinking about my Mom a lot. It’s been nearly three years since she passed, rather suddenly and too soon, and it’s meant a huge adjustment for all of us, especially Dad. …