A Call to Rest:: Abiding in Christ {Day 13}

The doctor pointed to the black and white picture, circling the point of his pen around the clogged artery. “This is where the blood isn’t flowing. It’s blocked, and if we don’t intervene there may be severe damage to the heart.” Stress does that, you know. It blocks life-giving blood to the place that pumps it out into the body. …

When You Just Can’t Keep Up With It All

I see you, mama. Sweeping up crumbs, wiping drool with your backsleeve, shutting the door on an overwhelming day at work only to be met with he-started-it’s. Mother’s Day euphoria long forgotten, you’re back to the nitty-gritty of life. The non-stop action leaves you breathless and exhausted by the time you collapse in bed, only to be awoken from sweet …