How’s Your Discomfort Zone?

It’s just a fact: a man’s calendar and bank account paints the most accurate picture of his true affections. (See Luke 12:34) Today, I found myself looking in a mirror: my check register; in it, I asked God, “am I obsessed with my own comfort?”...

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     This past year, the Lord met us in (or directed us into) some dark places. The term “dark night of the soul” became not only a phrase we understood more empirically, but an everyday, household word that brought our own, human weakness into the...

Sorry for Your Loss. . . (2 of 3)

My Dad’s “parting shot”, taken at the National Cemetery Strongmen Lose Ever have someone congratulate you for “holding it together”? I used to think of it as a compliment. It is, in some senses. I mean, they mean it as a compliment.Ever experience...

Sorry for Your Loss. . . (1 of 3)

Jamie and Dad and the “Stubby Coach” race car LINK CORRECTION: the February newsletter link to part 2 of this series was incorrect. To see part 2, click here.This being the inaugural post of our Seasons of Life blog, I thought I’d keep it light. But,...