Dear Pastor's Wife

Dear Pastor’s Wife: The Things They Never Told Us

Dear Pastor’s Wife, I had surgery recently, and it’s given me some extra time to think about pain and healing…specifically about the part they never told me would happen after surgery. I’ve also had some time to write, and it’s been awhile since I wrote you a new letter. So….it’s like this: I was well… Read More Dear Pastor’s Wife: The Things They Never Told Us

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A New Beginning

A few weeks ago, I became aware that my (now old) website had been hacked. It wasn’t just a little hack- it was crippling and widespread, and  our options were limited and expensive.  I don’t want to take up your time or my space here to explain all the details, but I do want to… Read More A New Beginning

Dear Pastor's Wife

Dear Pastor’s Wife: The Tears That Shape Our Memories

Dear Pastor’s Wife, Have you ever been basking in joy and anticipation, only to find the joy muddled up by tears and pain? I have, too. And I’ve thought ruefully, “The memories of this event/occasion will be ruined forever by the sadness that overshadowed the joy.”  One of these occasions for me was just over… Read More Dear Pastor’s Wife: The Tears That Shape Our Memories