Grief. Joy. Grace.

Grief: deep sorrow, especially that caused by someone’s death. Mourning: the expression of deep sorrow for someone who has died, typically involving following certain conventions such as wearing black clothes.  It’s a dance. Finding joy in the grief. One moment you’re grieving a loss only to find joy in the next moment. There is no balance… Continue reading Grief. Joy. Grace.

Giftings & Purpose

Can I tell you a secret? God created you with a purpose. He created you with gifts and abilities to use for His glory. These are our charises. Abilities with which He has graced us. Gifts he gives us to nourish, grow and use for His purposes and glory. “Since we have gifts that differ… Continue reading Giftings & Purpose

Home. The Long Way Around.

“Clara sometimes asks me if I dream. Of course I dream I tell her. Everybody dreams. But what do you dream about she’ll ask. Same thing everybody dreams about I tell her. I dream about where I’m going. She’ll answer that, “but you’re not going anywhere, you’re just wandering about.” That’s not true. Not anymore.… Continue reading Home. The Long Way Around.

Excellence Does Not Equal Perfection

I’ve been thinking quite a bit lately about excellence versus perfection. Have you ever had such a good experience that you walked away incredibly impressed with the business, company or organization? We all walk away from these types of experiences for the better. Excellence is a great goal to strive towards. “Whatever you do, do… Continue reading Excellence Does Not Equal Perfection