Because I thought I’d still be waiting to hear if I got a new job (Stretching Yourself), I’d planned to write about patience and faith today. My plans, however, have… Read More »Waiting for the Right Fit
Sometimes we’re forced to face things that are dangerous, painful and scary. All we can do is take a deep breath, square our shoulders, and lean in. Violet—my bike—and I… Read More »No Choice But Courage
Have you noticed that all stages of life—whether eagerly chosen or shockingly unexpected—have their own rhythm? Every season has its own beat and tempo, its own sound and feel. If… Read More »Finding Your Rhythm
A few months ago, I found a lump that required medical attention. I’ve also had abnormal blood test results and other health issues for several years. Yesterday I finally had my… Read More »What Scares You Most?
“Are you happy?” asked my grade 8 Social Studies teacher—Mr Merrit—every week. Every week I’d pause, check with my soul, and tell him the truth. Yes. I was happy despite… Read More »Feeling Your Way to Happiness
No matter what you’re going through, remember that love and happiness is within reach. The dark, empty, fearful moments are fleeting shadows. They temporarily conceal the light — but the… Read More »Surprised by Love
Chances are you’re waiting for something. A broken heart or bone to heal? Spring or summer to blossom? Easter or Jesus to come? Positive or negative test results? A loan,… Read More »While You’re Waiting