LOVE LETTERS WRITTEN IN STONE

On a recent trip north, I spent lots of time walking the shoreline of  Lake Michigan. As I walked and prayed and looked down at the rocks on the sandy shore, I kept seeing hearts. Do you see them? The many beautiful heart-shaped stones– all colors, shapes, sizes, and textures–…

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YOU NEVER KNOW

YOU NEVER KNOW HOW… OR WHERE… THE SEEDS YOU SOW WILL BLOOM AND GROW. YOU NEVER KNOW! One beautiful, freeing truth I have learned on this journey of faith is that I do not control outcomes. But I do have the choice, every day, to sow seeds: seeds that have…

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THE POWER IS ON!

Where we have our onsite ministry, utilities are included in our weekly rent. That’s a very convenient package deal. But what happens when folks don’t pay their weekly rent -after a grace period- is that instead of being evicted, their power is turned off first. That means no lights, microwave,…

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