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Depression & Anxiety

Why did you let me get my hopes up?

We don’t know her name; the Bible only calls her the Shunammite. This wealthy woman loved God and provided for his prophet Elisha. Deep…

Depression & Anxiety

The raw power of no

God is very accommodating, and I appreciate him for that. I can’t think of too many prayers he hasn’t answered to my liking or…

Depression & Anxiety

When plans blow up

You weren’t planning to spend all day in an auto repair shop. You weren’t planning on a connector flight getting canceled and having to…

Friends & Family

What I learned from “The Sex Talks”

This past October, I talked in church about sex. For four straight weeks. If you’re doing the sermon math, that was over two hours…

Friends & Family

Your children will die

A friend and I joke that we’re worst-case-scenario moms, able to easily imagine everything that could possibly go wrong with our kids. While we…

Friends & Family

Parenting is not all rainbows and unicorns

Can I be honest? All the memes in the world about cherishing each day with your kids are a little annoying. The most recent…

Life’s Challenges

An f-bomb in the pastor’s office

The woman dropped the f-bomb in my office. And she didn’t even flinch. I tried to hide how offended I was, to take a…

Friends & Family

Let’s talk about sex (and God)

“So, what did your parents teach you about sex?” one of my friends asked a mutual friend as we devoured pizza on his back…

Life’s Challenges

We can’t let fear rule

Just one week ago, the phone rang at 11:40 P.M. Her shaking voice said, “Mom, I’m okay, but . . .” Then she told…

Friends & Family

Helmet. Bubble Wrap. Knee Pads. Go!

Gah! I am (nearly) speechless! Over the course of three days last week, three news articles informed me that • a New Hampshire school…