Surprise!

Surprises are the best. Just when there seems to be nothing new around the corner, something surprising, something unexpected, something astounding rounds the corner and finds it's way to you and me. It's what happened to the ancient man who had...
It's the weekend! When we find our purpose, we love the work of it. So. It can be challenging to move out of the doing-mode, especially when there's so much to accomplish.  The thing is . . . taking the time to pause-and-slow-down...
When reading is shared with others and when it leads to conversations about the little and big things in life, it is a powerful experience. I like to choose books to read with my children that lead to conversations...
One day you may find yourself in the middle of nowhere . . . when loss bankrupts the soul . . .  when the familiar leaves . . .  when future plans are erased . . .  when aloneness comes . . .  and nothing...
Just in case you didn't get the million memos, Valentine's Day is . . . yep . . . still scheduled for tomorrow.  There is another side to Valentine's Day.  It can be a challenge, making one feel like...

Ready?

Are you ready for anything and everything? The answer gives insight into our process and perception of life. The thing is . . . it takes work to expect the *best outcome . . .  in the worst of circumstances.  So....
It's Monday!    And.  Monday is the day to recommit to what matters to live our best. So. Today we are re-committing to daily growth in our life.  We expect children to experience body, mind, and soul growth and to be in the...
Adversity is the hard of life.  Adversity is elicited from the challenges of problems, obstacles,  trauma, tragedy, trials, suffering, sorrow, and a million other hardships.  The thing is . . .  adversity is often a catalyst . . . to...
The weekend is here.   Take a breath . . . a deep breath . . . and slow down from the weekday pace.  Because. The weekdays often leave little room to breathe and be. It can be difficult to slow down in this...

Your Tribe: Meet Anne

I'm very excited and humbled to have this opportunity to write for TableThink, and more specifically, the column, Your Tribe.  Besides my relationship with Jesus, My Tribe is the most important part of my life.  I am a daughter,...