Learning the Postures of Jesus

Be Loved (if You Dare)

In July 2016 I wrote a blog called Be a Friend to Yourself. Learning to be my own friend was the journey I went on that year. As I approached 2017 in my typical goal-oriented way,  Jesus and I had a little chat: “Jesus, this year was great! I’m feeling very blessed and hopeful for what…

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Learning Kindness

Choose Kindness. “Choose Kindness” is a phrase I hear a lot. Our culture loves to talk about kindness and how much we need more of it in the world. I certainly agree. I want to be kind. I want others to be kind to me. I want to see kindness. Kindness has never been something…

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Talitha Cumi, “Little Girl, Arise”

– – – – – – – “Then He took the child by the hand, and said to her, “Talitha, cumi,” which is translated, “Little girl, I say to you, arise” (Mark 5:41, NKJV). His words felt far off. I could hear His tender, insistent whisper but I scarce believed it was real. I had accepted my fate.…

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