Hey you! So glad you’re here. This is one of my favorite spaces. I’m Sara, a mama to six who is learning to see God’s thread in life’s middle minutes. I’m an adoption lover who is still dating my best friend and I'm writing here in the extra margins of life. I wrote a book — Every Bitter Thing is Sweet -- that was published by Zondervan and they’re publishing my second, Unseen, in August 2017 . I love words and I love Him.
by sarahagertywritesIt’s often a ten-degree shift of my eyes that makes all the difference in my day. • The grinding down starts within the best of intentions ... concern for a child, vigilance over a specific need, even poured-out prayer for a family member. Then, somewhere in there, I shift my eyes ten degrees. I stop looking at Him and I start looking deeper at the need, the diagnosis, the struggle in front of me that seems too large for a hug to remedy. • And then, in minutes, I’m sunk, without even realizing just how deep underwater I am. This