Good Things Are Coming

Good Things Are Coming

On the last day of July, a splash of bright red caught my attention. It was over one hundred degrees and it seemed like summer might stretch on for an endless forever. In Birmingham, fall usually arrives mid-November. There wasn’t any reason to expect or even...
God Will Not Miss Your Call

God Will Not Miss Your Call

“Can you come pick me up? I don’t feel safe.” A few weeks ago, my phone rang as a familiar name filled the screen. My day was just beginning, filled to the brim with deadlines and meetings. Twenty minutes away, my roommate was just over halfway down the nature trail,...
What I Learned: Summer 2019

What I Learned: Summer 2019

One of the ways I intentionally practice appreciating the beautiful but so-very-ordinary stuff of real life and regular days is by keeping track of what I’m learning. My friend Emily is the mastermind behind this simple but meaningful practice. Since 2016, I’ve...