Monthly Archives: February 2015

Super powers need not apply — #1word5voices #40days #powers

Make a super hero movie, make millions of dollars.  Truckloads. Super hero movies are popular because DUH we love thinking about what it would be like to kick evil butt up and down.  Who hasn’t thought about what super powers … Continue reading

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I can’t wait anymore. Can you? — #1word5voices #40days #ENDITmovement #humantrafficking @enditmovement

This morning, I put a red X on my hand right before I woke up my 6 year old for school.  Did you know that nearly 1 in 5 victims of slavery is a child?  Did you know that the … Continue reading

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My new favorite place — #1word5voices #40days

I have a lot of favorite places.  The Rockies.  My mom’s house.  My pillow (which is technically a thing but is usually on my bed).  Wrigley Field.  One of my newest favorite places is a coffee shop in Lee’s Summit, … Continue reading

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Remember — #1word5voices #40days

Today I went to the library to pick up some holds (I have never read The Giver!), and I saw this sign taped to the chair.   Now, I know that this is for the education of some little tykes running … Continue reading

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A brief, lopsided, musical tour of wandering — #1word5voices #rethinkchurch #40days #path

If you could pick a favorite road trip album, excluding a playlist, what would it be?  It’s a controversial toss up for me, but a strong front runner would have to be U2’s Joshua Tree.  There are so many great songs on … Continue reading

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The pinky promise of Jesus — #1word5voices #rethinkchurch #40days

I recently taught my six year old about what a pinky promise is. I’m sure you’ve made a pinky promise or two in your life. They’re pretty scary when you get down to it. Stronger than blood oaths, pinky promises … Continue reading

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Joy is a choice, especially if you choose ice cream. — #1word5voices #rethinkchurch

Today, my family got to eat ice cream at Culver’s. It was so fun to watch our 21 month old get all messy eating it and hearing our 6 year old laugh while she watched her sister (in between her … Continue reading

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I Am alone. — #1word5voices #40days #rethinkchurch

How often would you say that you freak out?  And by, “freak out,” I don’t mean you just have a mini moment of being shocked.  Brain farts aren’t what I’m talking about. How often would you say that you FREAK! … Continue reading

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Look, an advertisement! — #1word5voices #rethinkchurch #40days #look

Look around you right now.  What do you see?  Think about your day so far today.  Was there anything out of the ordinary that popped out to you? We live in a world bombarded with commercials and advertisements designed to … Continue reading

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HELLO THERE I HAVE AN ANNOUCEMENT!!! — #1word5voices #rethinkchurch #40days #announce

In case you missed my last post, this year for Lent I’m trying something different.  I’m putting together a playlist of songs that I want to reflect on each day as a way to connect to God and drive me … Continue reading

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