This post is from the Putting on the New archives, and dates from a few years ago, right after my family made a big move to a new town. I just moved to a new town, and I've been trying to find a new church, meet my neighbors, and all the rest of the things you do when you relocate. The other day
Thinking a lot about grace and hope these days. I feel so blessed that God is there to blanket me with grace. I need it. Every single day.
Fifteen years ago this week, I was sitting in my brand new apartment with a content and happy feeling. I had weathered some rough years, both as a kid and young adult, but things had begun to change. I had already made steps that would set a course for a new life. Fifteen years ago I had spent the