Stasi Eldredge

March 29, 2010
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Oh dear.  I just got home from a family rest time during spring break.  So...

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Stasi Eldredge

March 17, 2010
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The pace and the demands and the cares of life really seem too much for a person to handle; too much for me to handle.   At least to handle...

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Stasi Eldredge

March 11, 2010
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I’m walking the dog this morning, trying to pray, when the memory comes suddenly and powerfully to my mind of being deeply hurt and misunderstood by a friend.  And as if...

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Stasi Eldredge

February 25, 2010
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Some things can  be measured scientifically.  Weight.  Height.  Even the fact that infants respond more to a woman's smile than a man's...All kinds of things can be measured.

But how do you measure the fragrance of a woman?  The...

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Stasi Eldredge

February 22, 2010
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What a whirlwind my life has been these last two months!  Traveling for a variety of reasons culminated in traveling for the Love and War tour.  Goodness, it was quite a schedule.  It was exhausting...

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Stasi Eldredge

February 03, 2010
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Growing up, I loved Valentine’s Day!  I liked decorating a shoe box to hold my classmates mandatory valentine’s that were sure to come...

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Stasi Eldredge

January 26, 2010
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“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.” 

Martin Luther King, Jr.

 

John and I just returned from the first half –...

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Stasi Eldredge

January 15, 2010
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I’m caught in the tension between love and war, between life and death.  John and I just returned from spending four restful days together, unplugged from the demands of our world, replenishing our...

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Stasi Eldredge

December 23, 2009
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The Nativity – John Donne

 

Immensity cloistered in thy dear womb,

Now leaves his well-beloved imprisonment,

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Stasi Eldredge

December 11, 2009
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About ten years ago or so, I  told God that I would offer anything from my life story to others that he asked me to if it would help them know him better, experience more hope and healing, love Jesus...

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Stasi Eldredge

December 08, 2009
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I like Advent; the waiting for Christ to come.  I like the anticipation of Christmas.  Maybe it’s partly because a woman figures so prominently in the Story.

 

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Stasi Eldredge

November 29, 2009
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This year seems to be on a bobsled race.  It is rushing past me at an ever increasing speed such that I can barely see what is passing.  It is Christmastime already...

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Stasi Eldredge

November 20, 2009
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When our sons were young and it was time to get ready for bed, we would announce, “Time for jammies and teeth!”  They used to wear John’s old T-shirts as jammies.  They were soft and comfortable and fell to their knees or lower...

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Stasi Eldredge

November 13, 2009
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We just returned home from visiting our middle son Blaine at college.  It was such a good visit!  Oh, to kiss the cheek of my son!  Blaine had told us about a place called Yogurtland that he really...

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Stasi Eldredge

November 06, 2009
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My friend Julie introduced me to sprinkling cinammon on top of the coffee grounds before making the coffee.  When the coffee maker has worked its magic, I add a little cream and voila.  Happiness in a cup!  I am now ready for my...

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Stasi Eldredge

October 30, 2009
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 The snow is melting but it’s still freezing cold outside and I find myself dreaming of summer; the one to come and then the one that just ended…One of the highlights of this past summer was a camping trip our family took to the...

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Stasi Eldredge

October 25, 2009
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I can’t eat anything delicious.  My period is coming.  And I’m trying to relate to my sixteen year old son.  It is not going well.

 

Sometimes I feel that he looks at me like I...

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Stasi Eldredge

October 15, 2009
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I’m going to make a confession.  Big breath.  Here goes.  I like jumpers.  There I said it.  I have a friend, a very beautiful, style concious, always looks SO good friend, who told me several years ago that I needed to “lose...

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