The NewBec

I'm not who I was.

Why We Let Him Grow His Hair

Most of the time, it’s not obvious how long my son’s hair is. It’s so tightly coiled that when styled in a typical fade, it looks about the same now … Continue reading

September 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

5 Gotchas

You make me brave.   Fiercely we love this boy Forever family ours His laugh uplifts the world His smile lights the stars Planted firmly in my heart Stretch its … Continue reading

May 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

Not Your Typical Church Pew

Hello blogosphere, it has been a long while. Our schedule is hardly ever typical, but if I do get a “typical” Monday, this is my standard view: Monday is the … Continue reading

March 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Knowledge and Noel: In Absentia, Part 2

It’s hard to believe that the kids are already halfway through 5th grade and K4. The first semester has gone by rather quickly, but at the same time I already … Continue reading

December 31, 2015 · Leave a comment

In Absentia

It has been nearly two months since I have blogged, or even looked at anyone else’s blog for that matter.  I’m semi-down for the count today (per vertigo), but can … Continue reading

December 30, 2015 · 1 Comment

FLASH! POP! *darkness*

This happened last month. Upon having flipped the switch for my desk lights, I was greeted by an unwelcome moment of FLASH! POP! *darkness* I may or may not have screamed and … Continue reading

November 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

Rest for the Restless

Sometimes, rest is doing the work. And yes, resting well is worship.

October 27, 2015 · Leave a comment