Trust Rest :: soul calm {10/31 and FMF}

I just woke up from another nap. I am napping a lot these days. Every day for the last few weeks and a few times a week in the weeks leading up. Something about pregnancy and having a baby can wear a body out. Rather quickly and thoroughly. Letting myself take naps has been a … Continue reading Trust Rest :: soul calm {10/31 and FMF}

What Shines Through

Why does following God always seem like it should be more active than it really is?  When I am following God it always feels more like staying and being, the not-leaving and the not-doing. I leave and do more quickly and readily than I stay and wait and be. Checking boxes leaves me feeling like … Continue reading What Shines Through

even while we rest.

A few nights ago I was sitting between my sleeping babies, awake. Israel was gone. I had nothing to do but go to sleep. And I was tired. So that's what I did. But before I went to bed I had to get past my urge to write. Usually, when my babies are asleep and … Continue reading even while we rest.

Blogging is Not My Job

Blogging is not my job. Somehow in the month of October I forget that a little bit. 31 days is fun and a worthwhile activity, but it's hard to keep it in perspective. At the end of the month I get caught up in the high of having completed something. It's great. It's good. I'll … Continue reading Blogging is Not My Job