Let’s fight Pain with Food

Let’s fight Pain with Food

After eating a not-so-healthy menu and partaking in a little wine and brewery tasting for an anniversary weekend getaway, recovering from surgery became a nightmare. Lying in bed, tears flowing, my foot screaming in pain; I was paying the price of my transgressions. I...
Day 29 – On the Trail for 40 days

Day 29 – On the Trail for 40 days

Readings: 2 Kings 21:19-26, 2 Chronicles 33: 21-25; Luke 14: 7-11 “Throughout 208 years under 39 kings, both the northern kingdom and the southern kingdom repeatedly turned their backs on God, and it was time for drastic actions.” (1) Our Lenten journey...
Sunday Nights with Nana

Sunday Nights with Nana

In 2020 we started a tradition on Sunday evenings. After 19 years raising children, sending our last child off to college (UNCW; Go Seahawks), we decided to do dinner with my mom every Sunday evening at 5pm, “no matter what”. To make it interesting we only...
Day 17 – On the Trail for 40 Days

Day 17 – On the Trail for 40 Days

Readings: Psalm 120- 135 The Psalms of Ascents were a group of 15 psalms most likely collected by king Hezekiah.. To review: our southern Judean king, who loved the Lord wholeheartedly, brought back traditions and practices of his ancestors. He collected proverbs, and...