All posts by mkrabbe

I'm a wife, mom, grandma, pastor, writer, nerd, and grocery-store dancer.

Clearing the Way

"This very day I appoint you over nations and empires, to dig up and pull down, to destroy and demolish, to build and plant.” Jeremiah 1:10 CEB

Carpe Diem

Do not boast about tomorrow, for you do not know what a day may bring. Proverbs 27:1

Real Living

Jesus said, "Beware! Don’t always be wishing for what you don’t have. For real life and real living are not related to how rich we are.” Luke 12:15 TLB

Lord, Teach Us How to Pray

William James, a 19th-century philosopher and psychologist, says, “The reason why we pray is simply that we cannot help praying.” If we cannot help it, why is prayer sometimes so hard?

In the Fullness of Time

Both of the activities in today’s story take time. Cooking and listening. Maybe the challenge is figuring out the right time, and trusting that the Holy Spirit helps do this.