Deanna Baird (Michigan)
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The prudent keep their knowledge to themselves, but a fool’s heart blurts out folly. - Proverbs 12:23 (NIV)
“I can’t imagine how you must feel.” The grief my friend experienced when her husband died was palpable, but I realized there was nothing I could say to make it better. I’ve found that sometimes the insecurity we feel for not saying the “right” thing can lead us to say...
"When I became a parent, I struggled to find God within the chaotic world where I now lived. I was used to contemplative prayer, to silence and service and listening for God’s still, small voice in quiet, hidden spaces. Suddenly none of my life felt quiet or hidden – it was all loud, messy, and exposed." Discover more.