Listening: God Listens. God Loves.

He hears his children and answers them. That’s hard to grasp, that our cries are heard. Our pleading. Our whispered prayers. Even though He knows our thoughts, God loves to hear us call on Him.

I asked God to forgive my sins and received His gift of everlasting life. It delighted Him to hear me calling for Him to save me. He had been calling me all my life.

I was hit by a car when I went for a run. I could have been killed if things would have played out a bit differently.

slaying the dragon: overcoming an eating disorder

 In high school,  I opened the door to life with an eating disorder. With all  its empty promises to bring me into a place of beauty, satisfaction and worth–and its merciless routines and obsessions that were such a burden.  Even in the good times, they hung like a cloud over my life and always led me…