Day 5 of Quarantine: Resting in Jesus

Fear of coronavirus overwhelmed me these past few weeks. At my most recent prenatal appointment, my doctor recommended that I take it easy, stop stressing, and get as much rest as possible. As I drove home, her words stuck with me. "Get as much rest as possible.” As they sunk in deeper, I suddenly felt…

Hope in a Distracted World

It’s funny how, when my mind is overstimulated and I have a few minutes to myself, I resort to watching t.v. for comfort, in place of my real Comforter. It’s funny how, I numb myself with social media for relief, when I know the only One who can truly relieve my heart is God. It’s…

Our Ultimate Rest

I am a writer, but sometimes, I have no words. Writing has always brought me deep joy. I can write for hours on end. I lose myself in my work, and adrenaline rushes through my body — I consider that a great blessing. Of course, writer’s block comes and goes, and I typically run an…