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Jesus, You, and Me · 19h ago

Listening to Their Stories

Photo Caption: Britt ReintsI deeply and genuinely believe that personal stories matter. Even if I don't agree with the way the person is living out their life, I still need to listen to thei...
Jesus, You, and Me · 3d ago

On Being a Parent

Some days being a parent is easy. The kids are behaving or you have an extra dose of patience and life is good. Some days being a parent is hard. The kids are fussy or you were out of patien...
Jesus, You, and Me · 1w ago

One Word 2018

I am normally very pleased to share my One Word of the year. I proudly tell people that my resolutions are a word and not a list. I tell them how it helps me move forward with the things I w...
Jesus, You, and Me · 1W ago

One Word 2017 Wrap-Up

My One Word for 2017 was a bit of a journey for me, but I eventually landed on Abide. And I am SO glad I did.There are many reasons that this was one of the hardest years of my life. Losing ...
Jesus, You, and Me · 2W ago

More Reading in 2018

I mentioned in the previous post that I plan to participate in the Read Harder Challenge.There is always a good possibility that I will change my mind, but for now these are the books that I...
Jesus, You, and Me · 2W ago

Non-Fiction Reading in 2018

For several years I have done this post and I basically don't follow it. I read by feeling most of the time, so planning ahead doesn't help much. However, I like to have the post here in cas...
Jesus, You, and Me · 2W ago

My favorite books of 2017

My Goodreads info says I read 112, but there were a few that I didn't finish, so it's more like 107 or so. I read a lot of fiction. I think there were only about 15 non-fiction or so. It was...
Jesus, You, and Me · 3M ago

A Park Field Trip with the Best School Ever

I didn't intend for it to be this quiet around here. But I'm back for at least a couple weeks. Cross your fingers and let's hope it sticks.The other day I was thinking about all the things g...
Jesus, You, and Me · 5M ago

What Do I Do Now?

I don't normally talk about politics or even current events because everything in our society is so divisive. But tonight my heart is heavy I have to talk about it. The events in Charlottesv...
Jesus, You, and Me · 2W ago

Thrillers Worth Reading

I normally don't read thrillers for a few reasons. I don't feel like I'm reading them fast enough. So sometimes I skip parts or skim sections to read faster. I don't like some of the tropes,...