Author Archives: Genuflected

About Genuflected

Jenni DeWitt has the gift of wisdom when it comes to looking at the ordinary through the eyes of faith. Visit her online community at Genuflected.com where she shares an interesting (sometimes funny) mix of faith, family, and fumbling as she helps us all experience our Christian faith in day-to-day life.

The wrong answer…

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05/19/13 Did you ever have a teacher who made you feel smart just for trying, even when you answered the question wrong? That is kind of how I feel when it comes to God. Every other second I get it wrong, whether I yell at my kids or mentally judge someone. But then I try…

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I’m not sure I heard you right, can you repeat that?

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When Cooper was first in the hospital, I spent a lot of time sitting around holding him. In fact all of my time really. The few seconds a day┬áI set him down so I could use the restroom, he would scream and cry for me. I ate all my meals with a teetering plate, trying…

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Swing low…er

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5-8-13 The constant back yard conundrum, do I make my 6-year-old swing lower so he doesn’t accidentally kick his brother in the head or do I teach my 3-year-old to watch where he is walking? It lends itself to such bigger issues. Do we constantly try to force the world around us to change so…

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