My latest thoughts on
faith, family, disability,
privilege, and healing

grateful Penny

Great or Grateful?

Penny expresses gratitude with abandon. Every Sunday morning throughout the pandemic, we have each written down our thanksgivings on an index card (see picture above).

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Easter is for me

Easter Is for Me

On Easter morning, I woke up with my thoughts and emotions churning. I was worried that my Easter baskets wouldn’t thrill the kids. I was

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Love demands creativity

Love Demands Creativity

“Love demands creativity” –Makoto Fujimura, Art+Faith: A Theology of Making, p. 63 // Love always generates. Always pours forth. Always emanates in abundance.  This love originates

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Fasting and Justice

Fasting and Justice

We are nearing the end of the season of Lent, this time of intentional fasting within the Christian tradition. I’ve been fasting from chocolate-covered almonds,

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Celebrating Penny

Celebrating Penny

This year, we invited Penny to suggest how we should celebrate World Down Syndrome Day. She decided our day of celebrating Penny would include a

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