Stories of My Repurposed Life

The Sweetness of Aloha

The Sweetness of Aloha

I was 18 years old the first time I came to Hawaii. When I think back on my younger self I have great compassion for that young bride. She only had dreams of a bright future...

The Astronaut’s Wife Says …

The Astronaut’s Wife Says …

In her new book, The Astronaut's Wife, Stacy Morgan writes, "Meaningful, life-giving connections are built brick by brick, layer by layer, by people dedicated to encouraging...

Heritage Wings for a New Journey

Heritage Wings for a New Journey

My oldest daughter, Lydia, recently began a new chapter in her life to become a licensed mental health counselor through Regent University. She has a long season ahead that...

Facing the Future Dauntlessly

Facing the Future Dauntlessly

This weekend was an extra-special long sabbath that involved a retreat away to the mountains in Colorado with many I love the most in this life. Through the ministry of...

No Pug Left Behind

No Pug Left Behind

As an international adoptive mother, I’m very familiar with the excitement and joy that comes with the long-awaited pick-up trip. Back when we adopted from Guatemala between...

Travelogue – Puerto Rico

Travelogue – Puerto Rico

Once upon a time I worked for an airline and traveled the world for almost nothing. But all I really wanted was a baby.  I mourned continually over my empty...

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