Not everyone can stay home to wait it out. Some have to keep working. Some have lost their jobs. Some have never had a home. Some will never go back. … Continue reading Sometimes the Storm Doesn’t Pass
I’m all for love and patience and understanding and compassion — But there’s also a time to say enough is enough. There’s a time to vent, weep, scream, shake a … Continue reading To Love Is to Fight.
God, forgive me for when I lack empathy, when I jump to making talking points out of tragedy, when I forget the pain of community and family, when my voice … Continue reading We Wear Casts.
I fell for the romanticized, destructive idea in both church culture and pop culture that we must constantly “love and forgive and give away,” a sort of martyr-hero syndrome that … Continue reading Love Doesn’t Enable, But Empowers.