Amplify Again

I haven’t posted anything in a few weeks.  We’ve been traveling for the girls’ sports, and my youngest battled a horrible flu for several days and was clingy/needy which made it difficult to write.  But those are excuses and if I’m honest I’ve been in a bit of a funk. It happens every winter. I think if I saw a doctor or a therapist they would say that I have SAD (seasonal affective disorder). I’ve had the same symptoms every winter for years. In the past several years it’s gotten worse. Almost ruining your entire marriage a week before Christmas does that. And while the memories fade, they don’t go away. And so every year I struggle from mid December until mid March.  I should have known that this year it might not be different. And by starting a new blog it might even be more difficult. Continue reading “Amplify Again”

Pour Love

In At Least Thirteen Different Ways

“I don’t want anyone strolling off, down some path that goes nowhere.  And mark that you do this with humility and discipline — not in fits and starts, but steadily, pouring yourselves out for each other in acts of love, alert at noticing differences and quick at mending fences.”  ~Ephesians 4:3 Continue reading “Pour Love”