A Sabbath for Caregivers

There remains, then, a Sabbath-rest for the people of God; for anyone who enters God’s rest also rests from their works, just as God did from his.                                                                  – Hebrews 4:9-10 There are some days when helping those we care for just plain hurts. We’re exhausted, cranky, have physical pain or illness, and we justContinue reading “A Sabbath for Caregivers”

All the Lovely Things

Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable-if anything is excellent or praiseworthy-think about such things.                                                                                                                                                    – Philippians 4:8 Some mornings, when I look at my husband and know it’s going to be one of those days, IContinue reading “All the Lovely Things”

Take a Walk With Jesus

But Jesus often withdrew to lonely places and prayed. – Luke 5:16 Sometimes, I have a hard time making space and time for my own relationships, particularly my relationship with God. It’s easy to get caught up in helping loved ones, making sure they have everything they need. The list of things I can doContinue reading “Take a Walk With Jesus”

If You Can’t Always Pray, That’s Okay

It is for freedom that Christ has set us free. Stand firm, then, and do not let yourselves be burdened again by a yoke of slavery.                                                                                                                                           – Galatians 5:1 My whole life, I’ve been taught that you must read your Bible and pray every single day if you want to be like Jesus. IContinue reading “If You Can’t Always Pray, That’s Okay”