How can we put the United back in the United States? It’s unrealistic to think any two people (let alone a whole nation) could truly agree on everything. But can we learn how to understand and respect each other? Can we promise to protect each other’s rights?
This year I’m going for simple and flexible, but daily actions nonetheless.
“And the glory of the Lord shone round about them, and they were sore afraid.”
We read Luke 2 every Christmas. And every Christmas, I’ve assumed the same thing: these shepherds were probably just shocked to see an angel. Anyone would be, right? And yet, why “sore” afraid? These people were faithful, they would “haste” to follow instructions, so what was so scary to them?
Me: “Trump finally found a way to upset his supporters: he’s been considering Mitt Romney as secretary of state.” My kid: “Why does that bother them?” Me: “It’s because of that speech Romney gave in February where he […]
While chatting over breakfast, we had realized that Disney Princesses really do tend to have animal* companions. And I think we figured out why they use that trope…
"Mom, don't take this the wrong way, but you are so adorable. It's like you're a cute couple, minus the couple." - my teenage girl
“A vote for ______ is a vote for ______!” Both sides are saying it, both with hefty helpings of shame or fear. So why cast a protest vote if your candidate can’t win? It all depends on where you stand.
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Open wider, heart.
See what is and what is not,
Not just what could be.
What is the smell from home that you would feel most nostalgic about?
“Would you carrot all?”
A classic Valentine pun,
but these seem to care.