Journeying with Jesus

I am in the middle of my life. I'm also in the middle of caregiving.


Falling Petals

The sky over my head was gray, promising more rain. Head bowed, I watched my feet and dodged puddles. Unsettled and restless, I rushed along, trying to fit my walk into an already busy day. When I finally looked up my eyes fell on a Japanese magnolia┬átree. Just a few days ago, the tree had… Continue reading Falling Petals


I am a runner. Not the 5k or marathon kind. No, I'm more of a runner away-er. That's my solution to problems. A relationship gets difficult? Withdraw from it. A tough day with the kids? Go for a drive. Things going sour on the job? Look for another one. I'm sure some psychologist somewhere would… Continue reading Runner