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When Words Won’t Come

Words are powerful. They can brighten someone’s day, give them a purpose in life, or bring them back from despair. They can also cut a person to shreds. Once spoken, these words can never be taken back or forgotten. No matter how many “I’m sorrys” you offer, the damage is done. I have often been…

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When Anxiety Strikes

Worry. Nervous. Uneasy. Uncertain.  Are these words that come to mind when you hear 2020?  Were they replaced with more positive words when 2021 arrived?  No?  Not for me either!  As a matter of fact, I learned, rather harshly, that these feelings are all tied into one ugly word:  Anxiety.  You know, that feeling you…

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A Road Unplanned: The Starting Point

I wrote this piece nine years ago for another Christian column I was writing for at the time.  Generally I don’t use older content, but I think this is the perfect introduction to our unplanned journey down a road full of potholes and scenic trails.  I hope you enjoy this and come back for more…