Faith: Hoping & Longing Week 7- I Have a Song

Faith: Hoping & Longing “Birds sing not because they have answers but because they have songs.” ~African Proverb. Without fail, the birds sing many songs to God, every morning. They have no idea where their next meal is coming from, what weather or destructive human interaction they may encounter, yet they still sing. Joining them …

Faith: Hoping & Longing Week 6- Windy Days End

Faith: Hoping & Longing “There isn’t a bad wind that doesn’t end.” I can remember my mom giving me lessons about the weather of life over the years (like the one above). When she would remind me that eventually things change, I would always wrestle with the thought that the promise of ‘eventually’ has no …

Faith: Hoping & Longing Week 5- Surrender

Faith: Hoping & Longing Today marks 148 days since COVID-19 was declared a pandemic and 135 days since I started journaling about this experience. Tonight, as I contemplated my (and peers, professors, other faculty) return to campus for the fall semester, the Holy Spirit gave me something important The only person’s life I should focus …