Americans are learning that deconstruction is the necessary answer to a system of injustice and inequity. I find myself awake at one-thirty on this Saturday morning. I just laid down to sleep a couple of hours ago, yet I am wide awake! I’ve found when this happens, my time is typically well spent if check […]
In a matter of weeks the entire world has changed and life as you’ve known it seems to have stopped. Despite the difficulty of this new season, it is possible to come through it better, rather than broken and bitter.
Many women enter into marriage with an understanding that both her life and her very person is going to change. Men don’t necessarily expect these changes for themselves. The result can feel like civil war. I was one of those women who expected to change when I became a wife. I expected to learn how […]
I believe the primary feeding ground for disobedience isn’t actually rebellion. I mean, as born again Christ followers, we are no longer enemies of God, but rather actively trying to walk in agreement with His will. For this reason, I don’t think rebellion is the main issue. No, I believe a great deal of our disobedience […]
My brother was just 8 years old when he decided that he was tired of rules, parents, and family. In search of a life of freedom and independence, he decided to run-away from home. He’s always been the more daring sibling. We were military kids. Hospital corners were required when making the bed. Dusting furniture […]
Hi, my name is LaWanda, and I am married to a dreamer. It’s a phrase that has often run through my mind, but I have rarely spoken aloud. If you too are married to a dreamer, you understand the magnitude of this phrase: it can carry great blessing, or great burden, and more often than […]