Uninvited and Dark Corners

I’ve had a tough few weeks. Even admitting that is hard for me, but I say it because maybe this post will help someone. I went through a deployment depression a little late. I felt lonely, but I didn’t want to let anyone in. I was okay with being busy and wallowing in my self-created darkness…

Embracing Shadows

We are not made for the mountains, for sunrises, or for the other beautiful attractions in life- those are simply intended to be moments of inspiration. We are made for the valley and the ordinary things of life, and that is where we have to prove our stamina and strength. Oswald Chambers In case you…

Yahweh Roi 

Yahweh Roi means The Lord is My Shepherd.  As I am learning this name, my study took me to Psalm 23. I think most people who have ever stepped into a church have heard this common Psalm. I memorized it when I was little and could say it to you super fast without thinking about…