Author: Susan Cazillo

  • Image of Anthony


    July 18, 2024
    I stripped his sopping wet dirty clothes and washed his tiny body. There were resulting chunks of mulch and a…
  • Image of plants growing

    how to thrive

    May 21, 2024
    I came to know that there’s no way to dig in, grit teeth, and white-knuckle my way through this sorrow…
  • Image of scales of justice

    the advocate speaks

    April 18, 2024
    Head hung; you offer your plea: “Guilty”.
  • Image of woman examining her face

    chin hairs

    March 19, 2024
    We have all kinds of tricks for making ourselves socially acceptable, yet our hearts remain turned away from God
  • Image of flower arrangement

    replanted when uprooted

    February 13, 2024
    If I want the growth to continue, I need to step beyond fear
  • Image of woman runner

    running the race

    January 9, 2024
    This journey had become about much more than running. I set out on the final 3.1 miles literally crying.
  • Image of loss over the holidays

    the most wonderful time of the year?

    December 12, 2023
    He knows the pain each of us feels.
  • Image of single lamb in woods

    turning someone’s life around

    November 7, 2023
    I was young, unmarried, pregnant, sick, and homeless. Was God real? Broken and alone, I was desperate for stability.
  • Image of tiny baby

    the father’s love

    October 20, 2023
    Just like a newborn baby, we also have nothing to offer but our utter helplessness and dependency on God for…

    September 14, 2023
    We felt sad for others because we were sure they couldn’t possibly love each other as much as we loved…