Tag: church

My new normal

I’ve been away from my blog for a few weeks, and I’d love to pretend my extended absence was due to some wild adventure.  But alas, I wasn’t scaling the glaciers of Mt. Rainier or kayaking up Puget Sound to commune with the whales.… Continue Reading “My new normal”

Farmgirls, church ladies, and Sunday mornings

Early Sunday mornings, well before the sun peeks over the Cascades range, I love to climb from beneath the warmth of my quilts, close the cracked window letting in all that chilly Pacific Northwest air, and head downstairs.  

That bumpy spiritual road

Let me preface the following paragraphs by saying this – I’m not just writing this to share my thoughts out into the faceless, endless black hole of the internet.  I would love comments/thoughts on this topic.  I’m inquiring because I’m truly, honestly curious and I… Continue Reading “That bumpy spiritual road”

Rejecting it all

When it comes to matters of faith, I feel like my brain is a bouncy castle perpetually occupied by a pack of rambunctious toddlers.

Round peg, square hole

Since starting my night shift job almost seven months ago, Hubby and I have found it nearly impossible to go to church on Sunday morning.  We’ve made a few valiant attempts to set the alarm for 9am so that we can get cleaned up,… Continue Reading “Round peg, square hole”