Anxiety · God · Grief · Mental Health · Therapy · Uncategorized

When You’re a Fighter, Not a Lover

Reading Time: 5 minutesI love Shauna Niequist. Maybe in a kind of stalker-ish way. I adore her writing and her recipes. I am a huge fan of her dad, Bill Hybels, her mother Lynne, and the amazing ministry they have accomplished all together at Willow Creek. Their family truly inspires me. I have seen Bill talk 3 times… Continue reading When You’re a Fighter, Not a Lover

Anxiety · Depression · Freedom · God · Grief · Hope · Uncategorized

Finding Joy in the Mourning

Reading Time: 3 minutesThere is something about heartbreak that teaches us more about love, than love alone ever can. There is something about living in darkness that makes us long for light. There is something about being lied to that makes the truth, once we hear it, that much clearer. There is something about living in bondage that… Continue reading Finding Joy in the Mourning

Family · God · Grief · Uncategorized

It’s Been a Year

Reading Time: 3 minutesDear Lauren, It’s been a year since you left this world, and we miss you still the same. Our hearts ache when we long to pick up the phone and hear your voice on the other end. It’s been a year of holidays, birthdays, and special days without you to celebrate them. Life has proven… Continue reading It’s Been a Year