travel nursing, vocation

The Greenest Grass

It's hard not to dream of greener grass while you're standing in the brown stuff and to trust that you're not missing out on something. 

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Bible verses, pop culture, spirituality

What Failing Taught Me About Perfection

Jesus wasn't excepting nor wanting me to be perfect in the way I thought of perfect. My version of perfection is a pedestal, a level that no one can reach where their body is impeccable, their academic record is flawless, and their personal life is unblemished. But Jesus Himself was battered and bruised, considered stupid by the religious leaders of the day, and had drama in His personal life.

Bible verses, spirituality

Those Pesky Splinters

What if we're not doing anything wrong? What if precisely where we are, who we are, what we're doing, and how were struggling is where God wants us to be? And what if, quickly and easily, God will lift our burden when He decides it's time?

patient stories, spirituality

When Hope Disappoints

Every diagnosis from a chronic, manageable illness like diabetes or Crohn's disease to a life-limiting diagnosis of chronic heart failure or cancer challenges us to grieve.