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Tidak Mudah!

Berapa banyak kita sering mengentengkan sesuatu? Kelihatannya gampang. Bisa lah dilakukan sama diri sendiri, gampang lah kalau kita yang buat. Percayalah. Apa yang terlihat begitu mudah, kadang malah membutuhkan konsistensi dan ketelatenan lebih untuk menyelesaikannya. Genap sepekan mama dan papa pergi berobat ke kota jogjakarta. Singkat cerita mama harus dirujuk karna ada benjolan di kaki …

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Jangan Melupakan Dirimu

Orang tua akan semakin bertambah usia. Anak-anak yang dulunya belajar merangkak kini beranjak menjadi remaja. Hubungan cinta yang awalnya terasa indah dapat menjadi sebuah medan peperangan hanya karena kesibukan masing-masing pihak. Semua terjadi begitu cepat. Hidup dari hari ke hari makin dinamis. Bandingkan saja waktu kamu jaman bocah dan jaman now. Komunikasi menjadi semudah memencet …

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The 5 Big Misconceptions About Community

Last spring, my husband and I were touring elementary schools in our area’s magnet district. I asked one mom in particular what she loved about her daughter’s school. “Easy,” she said, “it’s the sense of community.” I wasn’t surprised at her answer, but to be honest, it felt like taking the easy way out. Like …

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No, Everything Does Not Happen for a Reason

We don’t have to figure out the purpose for our pain, but we do follow a God who meets us in it. We’ve all received that phrase “everything happens for a reason” personally gift-wrapped by well-meaning friends, caring loved ones and kind strangers. It usually comes delivered with the most beautiful of intentions, a buffer of hope raised …

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5 Things to Do While You Wait on God

Your life may not yet look like you’d hoped, but that doesn’t mean God isn’t still at work. I may not know you, but I know this one thing: You’re waiting on something. And sometimes, the struggle of waiting for the unknown can feel overwhelming. I myself am currently in a stage of waiting—asking God …

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