Faithfulness · Poetry · Whispers of Faith

When You Thought Suffering Would Look Different

I thought it would look different – This suffering. I thought I’d be ready. I thought I’d embrace it piously.   But no – It came unexpectedly, Cutting into my world With talons of fear and confusion.   This suffering Didn’t bring a jail cell Or a physical attack Or a sudden hurricane.   But… Continue reading When You Thought Suffering Would Look Different

Daily Living · Faithfulness · Undistracted Living

2020 – A Deeper, More Undistracted Year

Last year, 2019, I wanted my focus to be on faithfulness. I wanted to especially grow in my faithfulness to the callings that I’ve been given in this season – specifically my writing, my walk with God, and my hospitality/relationships. Unfortunately, there were a few things that got in the way of that pursuit –… Continue reading 2020 – A Deeper, More Undistracted Year