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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Craig McConnell

November 22, 2009
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This last May 9th I was in Dulles International Airport with a 15 minute lay-over prior to boarding my overnight flight to Zurich to consult/coach a group of gifted Swiss leaders who were initiating the first German language Boot Camp...

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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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John Eldredge

November 18, 2009
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singing onstage before a live audience

getting a pedicure

wearing a clown suit to the next Wild at Heart retreat

having my personal journals read aloud...

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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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Craig McConnell

November 05, 2009
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I’ve been reading through 35 years of my journaling.

My how I’ve changed. My how God has changed!

Now, of course God hasn’t changed, but a boat load of my beliefs about Him sure have.

Over the course of a Christ-...

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John Eldredge

October 31, 2009
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Most of you have probably seen by now the commercials comparing the Mac to the PC. “Hello. I’m a Mac.” “And I’m a PC.” (If you haven’t, you can watch them on the Apple website.) They are funny; they are clever; and they are absolutely brilliant...

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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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Craig McConnell

October 29, 2009
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I’m sitting at Gate B-42 waiting, as usual, for a United flight that’s been delayed four times since its scheduled time of departure over two hours ago. I’m among a crowd that is slowly morphing into a mob.

The businessman seated...

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Craig McConnell

October 25, 2009
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Okay… who’s been praying for my golf swing?

Thank you!

When our close friend’s son asked our daughter, Meagan, to marry him we were elated. As the Wedding Week was being planned several rounds of Golf were on the docket...

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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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Craig McConnell

October 14, 2009
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“Hutchison's Law: Any occurrence requiring undivided attention will be accompanied by a compelling distraction.” – Robert Bloch

 

This is now the...

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John Eldredge

October 14, 2009
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Have you noticed – things always seem to take longer than you expect (and certainly longer than I ever want). But finally we are getting to release some new great stuff out of Ransomed Heart I think you’re going to love. First, check out our...

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Craig McConnell

October 01, 2009
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Last night must have been a blue moon for this morning I went onto Facebook to peruse the status of my friends.

A young friend posted:

Thomas wishes that when he ran into a room and started dancing that other people would...

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Craig McConnell

September 29, 2009
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There are places I remember All my life, though some have changed, Some forever, not for better, Some have gone and some remain. All these places had their moments, With lovers and friends I still can recall,...

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John Eldredge

September 28, 2009
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One of my favorite quotes comes from Nathaniel Hawthorne:

“Our Creator would never have made such lovely days and given us the deep hearts to enjoy them, above and beyond all thought, unless we were meant to be immortal.”

I love...

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Craig McConnell

August 28, 2009
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How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.  ~Carol Sobieski and Thomas Meehan, Annie

A couple of weeks ago Lori and I came to the end of some vacation time in So. California. We were at our daughter’s...

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Craig McConnell

August 14, 2009
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I’m not suffering with a horrible body awareness issue (see photo), but there are a few small features I wish were different about my tabernacle.*

 

(For the record, that is my face and fishing hat!)

I’ll restrain myself...

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