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You Won’t Always Feel This Way

Ever feel or think or say or journal or pray (or scream) the following… I feel like a failure. I feel done. I feel unloved. I feel like I will be alone forever. I feel irreversibly broken. I feel like I hate my ex-husband. I feel like I messed up my children. I...

True Hope

When you think of the word hope, what comes to mind? For some of us, hope is a dirty word. That’s okay. We need to admit it and start where we are. Hope is such an interesting concept and one that I fear is misunderstood and too easily thrown around in churchy circles...

Looking Back

Every year, I spend some time thinking back on the previous year. I do four things: I read through all of my journals from the past year. I read all of the sweet notes I have received from friends and family during the previous months. I read through all of the daily...

Arrival

Oh sweet one, it’s finally here.  He is finally here. We may have trudged through this holiday season, limping emotionally, dragging baggage and pain and fear and unknowns. We may have put up the tree, we may have written the family letter, we may have bought everyone...

Christmas Fears

I’ve been reading the first two chapters of the Gospel of Luke this month as I prepare my heart for Christmas. And I found something that surprised me. In the one hundred and thirty-two verses of those two chapters, an angel tells three different people to not be...