2016: April worry

I woke up worrying this morning.  It was 4 am. I’d had a dream that spoke only of failure. I was vulnerable, I was not meeting expectations, I was letting people down. And of course people were watching. It was an uncomfortable dream, a little too close to home, and enough to set […]

To worry or not to worry…

When my daughter wakes in the night from a bad dream, I blearily walk her back to her room. Snuggling her down in her bed, I pray over her: “May the peace of God which surpasses all understanding guard your heart and mind in Christ Jesus.” This prayer is my […]

The worries of motherhood