Sunday Always Comes

It's Good Friday. When I was young, Good Friday always seemed sad, so I couldn't understand why anyone would call it 'Good' Friday. As I got older, I came to understand that the 'Good' part of Friday really had everything to do with Sunday; if Sunday hadn't come, it would certainly be Black Friday. Years ago, when Mel Gibson's 'The Passion of the Christ' came out, our younger four kids weren't old … [Read more...]

April Showers

I'm going to put to bed my recent post themes of moving, distress over moving, getting the house ready to move, and overcoming difficulties when your life takes on a trajectory other than one you're prepared for. I have been diligent about resuming my joyful outlook, and I am proud to report that I have been successful. I'm baaaaaack! What was intended for harm only made me stronger. And not a … [Read more...]