Rapid Response

We were at my favorite place on the Oregon Coast. It was our last day of a long weekend getaway. The kids and I were overlooking the tempestuous, roiling ocean crashing against… Read More

Patience and Waiting

I can’t simply will myself to do all things without grumbling or complaining, as it is written in Philippians 2:14.  It is not enough to simply want to be more content or… Read More

About Worry

” Worry can be self-indulgent, paralyzing, draining, and controlling. It conjures up the dark side of my imaginative gifts and consumes my energy. When I take worry into prayer, it doesn’t disappear,… Read More

The Gift of Ordinary Days

It is the Saturday morning bike rides. The walks to and from school, listening to your kids’ perspective of the day as you walk. It is celebrating the excitement of memorable days… Read More

The LORD is my strength and my redeemer

Welcome to My Blog!

Welcome. My name is Ann McCarthy, author of Red Galoshes. I’m so happy to have you as a visitor to my blog about my new book. This project is very special to… Read More