Tag: rest

Patient Endurance

2015 was a challenging year for our little family, and deep down I think we knew it would be—we just didn’t know all the reasons why. So when I was challenged to come up with a guiding word or phrase for 2016, I really wanted to pick something like “joy,” but after prayerful consideration God led me to “patient endurance.”… Read more →

Weekend Getaway: Texas Hill Country

This past weekend we took our first real family vacation, an excursion to the gorgeous Texas Hill Country (iPhone photos just don’t do it justice, at least that’s my excuse for not having taken any of the landscape). It’s a three-hour drive from Houston, although on the way there we took a slightly longer, more scenic route. After much time in the concrete… Read more →