Discovering Your Purpose

Discovering Your Purpose

Do you ever feel like your life is fine and good, yet even still you find yourself quietly wondering at times that maybe you haven’t done anything great? I mean, you are thankful for the life you have … but you wonder in the secret places of your heart …...
How to Talk to Yourself

How to Talk to Yourself

I didn’t understand it at all. It was the first time I’d ever seen anything like it. Chalk it up to being 14 years old? Maybe. Maybe not. Teenager or not, I’d never seen anyone struggle with a virus like this one. It was a soul virus. Something in the heart, the mind,...
Making “Happily Ever After” a Reality

Making “Happily Ever After” a Reality

Everything about that day is meant to be magical and memorable. It should be perfect. The perfect couple. The perfect dress. The perfect cake. The perfect day. What about all the days since the wedding day? Probably not perfect. Happily ever after is the dream for...
Dealing With Grief in the Holidays

Dealing With Grief in the Holidays

Grief and loss happen. They exist in our lives and we really cannot survive ignoring them or pretending they don’t exist. There are those in our lives that have made a significant difference. People we care deeply about. They are parents, grandparents, sons, daughters...
When Your Loved One Deals With Depression

When Your Loved One Deals With Depression

Read the back story here. Read the follow up here. It’s kind of funny. Jaclyn has said that one of the things she found attractive about me when we met in college was a certain broodiness I carried. I was a bit quiet and mysterious. In reality, I was still learning to...