None Like Him: Omnipresent, Omniscient, Omnipotent

Everyone has their covid school year story. This is mine. I drop off the older girls at elementary school. I go home for 30 minutes. I drop off the youngest at preschool. I go home for 40 minutes. I pick up the older girls from elementary school. I go home for 40 minutes and cram … Continue reading None Like Him: Omnipresent, Omniscient, Omnipotent

None Like Him: Self-Existent, Self-Sufficient and Eternal

There’s a scientist and God. The scientist challenges God to a contest to see who can make the better human being. God nonchalantly agrees to the challenge. The scientist, completely delighted, bends over to pick up some dust when God says, “That’s my dust. You go and make your own.” The creation joke. While funny, … Continue reading None Like Him: Self-Existent, Self-Sufficient and Eternal

None Like Him: Infinite and Incomprehensible

There is something about a fresh loaf of artisan sourdough bread that excites my whole family. Making it is both simple and complicated, as ingredients aren’t merely scooped with measuring cups and spoons but are weighed to precision. The more carefully and accurately they are measured, the better the results. And each painstaking minute is … Continue reading None Like Him: Infinite and Incomprehensible

In His Image: Truthful and Wise

My kindergartner had his first playdate with a classmate back in October. We spent the entire drive to this friends’ house going over the rules. Remember to be polite. Use your yes pleases and no thank yous. Don’t jump on furniture. Wash your hands when you use the bathroom. He was so excited. I was … Continue reading In His Image: Truthful and Wise

In His Image: Faithful and Patient

I will always remember that car ride. We were a couple years into dealing with infertility and I was travelling to and from the clinic multiple times a week. On this particular day, I was heading home from work a little early to await the dreaded call. I had faced this call about five times … Continue reading In His Image: Faithful and Patient