Have you ever asked yourself a question while really asking God that question? Have you ever put yourself through difficult situations because you didn’t put your complete trust in God? Where are you on the trusting God scale today?Read More
More Than A Widow is a blog dedicated to providing Christian encouragement and hope. For all who are facing new life situations, dreaming new dreams, and seeking to live beyond society's labels.
As a person who has spent more years of her adult life living alone than with another person or persons, I thought I’d handle the adjustment to this new aloneness with no trouble. Guess what. I was wrong.Read More
Fear is pushy. Demanding. Greedy. A leader that knows only the wrong way. A companion that is never satisfied. I spent many years of my life wrapped up in fear. Serving fear. Too easily giving the best parts of myself for fear’s easy taking. How about you?Read More
I’ve never climbed a mountain. Never gone skydiving. Never ridden in a hot air balloon. Never walked on the Grand Canyon Skywalk. Never looked down from the Chicago Skydeck. But I think I get the draw.Read More
Imagine a teenager whose idea of fun was to cheer louder than the cheerleaders at basketball games. Or sing non-Lutheran hymns at a country church. Then you might be able to understand my brand of rebelliousness. But there was one night when I went too far.Read More
The world is always ready to tell us who we aren’t and who we should be. If you want more grit, you need to embrace a different message. And sometimes that’s more difficult than listening to the world.Read More