Psalm 63

My heart longs to grumble, longs to complain.  Until I read Psalms, where the words of oppression jump out of the page, followed quickly by pages of praise to God.  It seems so counter-intuitive, so difficult to mimic in my own prayers.  So lately, instead of writing my own prayers, I simply read over Psalms,…

Why are you so afraid?

I realize this week I’ve been worried about dates and deadlines.  I have dwelled in fear of not being able to meet them, and the fear of not being able to be fully in control of everything. Then I read the familiar passage of the disciples freaking out because the boat they were in was…

What Demands my Life?

It’s seemed too long since I’ve updated the blog.  I’ve had a lot of late nights working, mixed in with travel, and then all of the non glamorous stuff like cleaning toilets and dusting around the house in my spare time.  In fact, just last Sunday I actually had to choose whether I was going…