Hard Lessons Whispered to a Hard Head

God keeps circling me back to the topic of submission over and over and over again.  Maybe it’s because my INTJ self (sometimes known as the “architect” personality type) has a hard time with authority.  Being among the rarest personalities, and even rarer for a woman (only 0.8% of the population), it can feel a bit lonely…

Notes to Self from an Unexpected (and Horrific) Break Week

Dear Self, Here are a few things you must take note of.  The Lord has been good to you this week.  He has blessed you with down time to think and perceive and give thanks.  He has given you the opportunity to give and receive love in unusual ways.  Sickness and trials have a way…

From my mamma heart today…

At first I was angry, mamma bear angry.  How dare those young people with such questionable morals be entrusted with these kids...my kid!  But as I prayed, that anger turned to sadness, and it's a broken heart that drives me to pen these words today.  You see, I don't want to be the one who…