Prayer for all the Mamas

Dear Lord, I have so much to do today. And each of the seemingly simple tasks opens up like an onion with a million layers. You know how I'm prone to panic, Lord, at the busyness, at the clock. So "teach me to number my days aright, that I may gain a heart of wisdom."…

Help for the Spiritually Scattered

Maybe if you're a parent, you've heard the term bandied around -- "executive functioning."  It's a set of skills that some of us, well, lack -- the ability to be efficient, be organized, Get It Together.  It comes up in conversation along with words like underperforming, procrastination, and Attention Deficit Disorder.  It's my nemesis.  And…