this means war

Eighteen. That’s the number of school shootings that have occurred in the mere 53 days since the new year. Twenty-three. That’s the number of people who have died - students & faculty - at the hands of this evil. A week ago was Valentine’s Day. And what was meant to be a celebration of peoples’ … Continue reading this means war



This morning, I sat quietly while my mother was on the phone with my aunt up in Oregon. (We're in California.) Most of the conversation was casual chatter. But as the conversation went on, my aunt began to fill us in on some of the things that have been going on in my Oregon hometown. … Continue reading remember


As frustrating and difficult as they can be, there's something beautiful about the dry seasons of life. In these seasons, we reach a point of simple desperation where we don't know what else to do. We've exhausted all our options. All that's left for us to do is wait on the Lord in the quiet. Pause … Continue reading dry