Thoughts on life, the Lord, and everything in between.

Tag: moon

After These Things

I’ve spent a lot of time staring at the stars. It started years ago, when I was given a small, plastic telescope that I would drag out across our backyard late into the night. I convinced friends to sleep outside without a tent so we […]

When it’s too easy to miss the moon

She tells a story of a moon. (And yes – I know I talk about the moon a lot, but bear with me in this story). Beside her, six kids are readying for dinner. Dishes are scattered across the counter and food is ready to […]

Moons & Shadows

I have to tell you about the moon. It’s been orange, and white, and somewhere in between. It’s stood prominently against the backdrop of the sky, casting a glow on my skin and the world around me. Bright and true, I’ve been impressed with it’s […]

Half Moons

I’m outside, a half moon before me, wrapped in a fleece blanket. This is my happy place. I found this place a few dozen moons ago, on a rooftop overlooking Asamankese. Those were a hard few months. I was stretched and sucker punched in ways […]