My Election Results Hangover

A lot of Christians voted yesterday, and I was one of them. But I’m not that excited about it. Today the election results meant that the talking heads are talking their heads off, and many Christians are taking sides. My inbox is full of warnings of what will...

The Worst Excuse to Avoid #Community

I Want to Be Alone! It was the last thing I wanted to do—be around a group of people. I was bone-tired and emotionally spent. A desperate phone call the night before had left Judy and me sleepless. Two of our very best friends had been killed in a car accident in...

The Upside of Suffering for the Child of God

Anxieties of the Night Eighteen years ago I almost died from a disease that cause my organs to fail and my skin to fall off. Here’s what I wrote in my journal on the first night life began to normalize: “Last night was the first night off meds–pain...