Month: December 2016


Book Review: Waiting for Wonder

  What if, in this waiting, God is calling us to more? This is the question at the heart of Marlo Schalesky’s new book, Waiting for Wonder: Learning to Live on God’s Timeline.  I confess, when I first read the title I wasn’t sure I  wanted to delve into the topic of waiting. Waiting is…


Pray A to Z: A Book Review

Do you ever struggle to know how to pray? How to go deeper or make things feel fresher? How to connect with God in a more personal way that doesn’t feel rote or repetitive, small or self-focused? I know I do. I pray daily. I pray throughout the day. Many days ‘pray without ceasing’ feels…


NyQuil, Jesus, and a Treadmill: Read This Post on Really Bad Days!

The title of this post is a reminder to myself…”Read this post on really bad days!”  I need to remember that.  Do you ever think about writing yourself a manifesto to read on the days when your brain spirals downward into the blah blah discouragement dumps? This is that post. The post that reminds me…