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Things I’m thinking through . . .

We Named (Another) Baby!

If you’ve been following my blog since May of 2014, then you’ll remember this post when I explained why and how we decided on our first son’s name, Justus Zafer. Well, we’ve done it again! I am so pleased to introduce you to little Miss Haven Nura. I mentioned this with Justus: I love naming babies, but it …

When He Doesn’t Give Us The Script

{This post has been written to connect with the weekly prompt over on Velvet Ashes.}  I love stories. I’m pretty sure I always have. I’m convinced that we are story-people, that storying was intentional when God created us. I love how infinite God uses stories so often to meet us in our feeble-mindedness and teach us big …

“Humanity washed ashore . . .”

There’s a little boy sleeping in the next room that has never had to face the choice of two life-threatening possibilities. Unlike little Aylan Kurdi. I don’t have the answers to these problems, but I know that my heart hurts for these friends I haven’t met who feel like staying ‘home’ is not an option. …