Children & Parenting · Holidays · Whispers of Faith

When Part of Your Heart Feels Dark this Christmas

Part of my pre-lit Christmas tree went dark this year, leaving my cozy view looking like above. I felt embarrassed about taking a picture of it – it wasn’t the perfectly beautiful Christmas tree that I’ve put up every year and come to associate with all things joyfully Christmas. But I realized recently that sometimes… Continue reading When Part of Your Heart Feels Dark this Christmas

30-Day Writing Challenge · Blog 365 · Holidays · Whispers of Faith

This Baby Born for Sacrifice

30-Day Writing Challenge Day 16: Something that you miss[ed]There are days when your heart can break again with doubts and hurts and old lies wrapped in new whispers. Days when tears might slip down without warning over your bowl of oatmeal. Days when fear of the future clutches your heart. Days that seem long and… Continue reading This Baby Born for Sacrifice