Hannah Tries: Advent 3c

Isaiah 12:2-6 Surely God is my salvation; I will trust and not be afraid. The Lord, the Lord himself, is my strength and my defense; he has become my salvation.” With joy you will draw water from the wells of salvation. In that day you will say: “Give praise to the Lord, proclaim his name;     make known among the nations what he has done,     and proclaim that his … Continue reading Hannah Tries: Advent 3c

In Sickness and in Health: A Story for Second Tuesdays St. Louis

This story was originally told for Second Tuesdays STL on November 10, 2015. We drove back to Illinois feeling a bit like fugitives. Technically my bed rest had been lifted. The second bleeding episode had stopped and the baby looked okay. I had endured the steroid injections like a champ, even though it felt like the … Continue reading In Sickness and in Health: A Story for Second Tuesdays St. Louis