author ● sojourner ● mother artist

author ● sojourner ● mother artist

Month: October 2012

Worthy Discussions Taken Too Far {day 24}

There’s no shortage of discussions and debates when it comes to God’s children. We fill up Twitter feeds, bookshelves, and comment boxes with our perspectives on this life of faith. But sometimes we take it too far. We draw border lines in God’s kingdom and […]

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A Time for Introspection {day 21}

I feel the tension a lot. Perhaps more often lately because my body is enduring those final days before the baby is born knowing I can’t quite commit to anything immediate when healing and accumulating are on the horizon. I have plenty of thoughts and ideas […]

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Grace Covers the Bad Days {day 20}

Today I walked around with a short fuse, that at any second, with the turn of a phrase I’d snap. I just felt annoyed and irritated. It was the dust bunnies under the couch, the leftovers in the fridge that needed to be thrown out and […]

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Ambassadors of a Better Country {day 19}

We are ambassadors, of the highest rank–children of the Most High, it is our purpose, our calling to share and shine the light of Christ. Our title alone alludes to our temporary station. We are but messengers of a better country. Compelled by His love, […]

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The Wandering Sojourner {day 17}

I remember the days and months after my plans fell through. Seven years of striving and straining, crashed before me. The transcript I’d perfected, the money I’d saved, the GPA that got me into a collegiate honor society, the plan for graduate school and teaching abroad…all of […]

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