Dinner and a Movie

On : 30 May, 2016 | Category : 2016

Four weeks down, one more to go with the cast.  We have been rocking along almost effortlessly for the past couple of weeks. Jian’s pain has been completely managed, and her tolerance of this whole situation has been unbelievably amazing.  Two nights ago, though, she barely slept a wink. She could not get comfortable, moving […]

Thanking Our God for You

On : 26 May, 2016 | Category : 2016

“For I have learned to be content whatever the circumstances.”  I have been thinking about this verse in Phillippians a lot since we have been here and have marveled at the way that Jian is able to put it into practice.  A week from this upcoming Monday we will have her pre-op appointment for her […]

The Shoe Is Now On The Other Foot

On : 16 May, 2016 | Category : 2016

When I was in my 20’s, I felt like I was on top of the world. Everything revolved around me, my goals, and my career. I finished graduate school at the ripe old age of 23. There were 22 people in my class, and 20 of them had a desire to work in pediatrics. I […]

Casting Our Cares on Him

On : 11 May, 2016 | Category : 2016

Lie on your back on the floor.  Keep your legs out straight and raise them slightly until your low back touches the floor.  Raise your head and upper back until the bottom tips of your shoulder blades are still touching the floor. Now see how long you can hold this position.  I was able to […]

Front Row Tickets

On : 6 May, 2016 | Category : 2016

I have always had a passion for traveling and seeing the world.  As soon as I was old enough to drive and go out on my own, I have been “keeping the roads hot.”  From driving to the next big town to go shopping to making road trips to the beach with friends to literally […]

Road Trip

On : 3 May, 2016 | Category : 2016

When the staff at the hospital first recommended that we drive from Birmingham to Baltimore since we would be staying so long, that sounded outrageous to me. I searched the distance online and it estimated 12 hours for the drive.  I made a plan that we would break it up over 2 days in 3 […]