Oh no! Am I really going to put this out there just like that? Yup, I guess I am. Here goes: When I was a teen there was a series of books from my church library I enjoyed reading: Love Comes Softly. Yes, you read it correctly, I was a fan of a series that probably … Continue reading Wednesdays with Jillene: Who could imagine a love like that?
It came in a simple, cardboard box. Yet, the gift had me choked up and speechless, almost to the brink of tears. Opening that box left me overwhelmed. As it was a gift with a dollar amount that had me astounded because I knew the gift was sacrificial. And the look on the givers face: … Continue reading Wednesdays with Jillene: live the gift
Are you really sure? I mean, really, there are only a few hours of Wednesday left. I haven’t finished half of the jobs I started today. And… I’m really tired. Can’t this wait until I’m on my game to write this one? It deserves more than my left-over strength, doesn’t it? And there it is… … Continue reading Wednesdays with Jillene: surrendering your strength
what a week 3 simple words that say so much and so little Punctuation changes everything. What a week... What a week! what.a.week. Inflection tells a story. (sigh. quietly.) What a week. (speaking quickly with excitement) What a week. (spoken with bitterness, almost biting the words) What a week. Body language speaks volumes. (With shoulders … Continue reading Wednesdays with Jillene: what a week (when you need to know Sunday’s comin’)