Sometimes I get so caught up in the motions of life that I forget to really live.
I focus so much on the mundane tasks to have my life in order that I neglect what I really need until I feel like I could just burst.
I love Jesus, but sometimes I really suck at setting aside time to be with him. Continue reading “Too Caught Up”
I was watching a video about squids with one of my daycare kids because squids came up in our conversation, and she wasn’t sure what they looked like. Anyway, I stumbled upon a short video by National Geographic. It was nothing special, but there was one thing the narrator said that struck me.
He said that, on average, squids live only one year, but they do a lot in that time, and I thought, Continue reading “With Just One Year”
Sometimes I forget how much time has passed in my life. I use major events to act as markers of time, and it helps me to keep track. When I really sit back and think about those markers, though, it is a bit startling. I consider where I was at that moment and where I am now, and I don’t like that, although it’s been years in some cases, it feels like yesterday. Because life has kept going, and sometimes Continue reading “The Way Life Doesn’t Stop”