Don’t Fight the River

Don’t Fight the River

  by Cathee Poulsen Somewhere deep inside I feel it. The wind has been blowing almost daily since February. I know what it portends. “The winds of change,” they call it. Blowing in a new season. I feel an inner upheaval, and whisper, “Don’t fight the river, Cathee.” I’m sitting on the steps that used […]

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No Wonder We Want to be Home for Christmas!

No Wonder We Want to be Home for Christmas!

I can’t help but remember how I felt last year at this time. Overly sad and alone. On the verge of tears whenever I stopped long enough to think. Maybe that’s how you’re feeling this Christmas. I wrote in my journal: “Not like me to be like this and I can’t quite put my finger […]

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The Secret to a Life-giving Thanksgiving

The Secret to a Life-giving Thanksgiving

The night was cold and my heart was heavy. We had just left the basketball game at the Christian academy where our son, Buddy, had scored more points and made more rebounds than anyone else on the team. I shouldn’t have been feeling so dejected. We’d all been invited to the home of another player […]

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