My church gave out necklaces with words on it, words that were meaningful to your story. Words to hold on to and words to share. I got grace, which is a story for a different day, but what I wanted was Brave. Brave was… Continue Reading “brave”
2-3-16 Today is a day of celebration. 15 Fifteen years ago today, Nate C. Heick was born and our lives were forever changed. Nate means “gift from God” and he truly is a gift. We strive to be better parents, better people every day… Continue Reading “5 & 15”
I’m standing on the ball of my foot and the other is resting on my toes. I’m looking left to right, near and far assessing everything. I’m about to move. I’m ready. I keep scanning trying to determine where I am supposed to go,… Continue Reading “Spring is coming”
words by: ari heick I am a runner. (Pause…I too am picturing that fit pony tail bobbing friend all Nikeed up, please stop lest I disappoint. I am not THAT kind of runner. Friends, you can stop giggling now.) I have a tendency to… Continue Reading “I am a runner. (2)”
Jesus invites us to be healed every day, all day. It is a standing invitation that is waiting for our acceptance. We must say yes. After the yes, we must do the action or the work required of us. When we do this, we will be healed. We will be well.
Learning to love. I love many things. I love sunsets, the sand between my toes, laughter, mountains views and the sound of waves crashing, to name a few. I always thought that love was instinctive, everyone just knew how, like loving chocolate. It was… Continue Reading “Learning to love.”