It was at a women’s retreat a few years back. There, inside a cozy cottage situated on a wooded hillside, I heard something unexpected. With the chill of autumn outside, an inviting plushness of comfy couches afforded our group of 30 ladies the space to unwind and meditate on God’s word together. Our facilitator was speaking to us as we …Continue reading "Transitioning from sickness to health."
Hello, my name is Jessica and if you’ve been here before you know that I have an autoimmune disease called Hashimoto’s. For the past six weeks I’ve taken my first long term prescription of my entire life, Levothyroxine. That’s just the start, though, because during that time I’ve been preparing myself to start the Autoimmune …Continue reading "One Hundred Days with Hashimoto’s. Day 22: Before & In-Progress Photos"
Living close to a livestock auction, sometimes we witness farm animals zipping through our backyard as if running for their lives! The fugitives make a chaotic run for the hills or greener pastures as an energetic long-legged farm boy zips around fences, rock piles or backyards to catch the livestock. Personally, I’ve witnessed pigs, cows, …Continue reading "Runaway Grief."