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Destroyed

Imagine we are in a hallway that has a dark end.  There in the dark is a door to a room.  We go to the end of that hallway, and I ask you to open the door, but you refuse. … Continue reading

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Faithfulness

I am hungry to be used by God.  I have a very large appetite for change in people that must be credited to God, and I really want to be a part of it.  The sooner, the better.  Recently I … Continue reading

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Meal Planning 101

I love meal planning.  Not just because I am a little anal about organization, but because I love the way a simple plan can free up more time and money for other, more enjoyable things.  When I first married Tim … Continue reading

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Metamorphosis

I was reading The Very Hungry Caterpillar with Kira this week, and I light bulb went on in my brain.  If you are unfamiliar with the story, let me sum it up for you:  The caterpillar starts out very tiny and very … Continue reading

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Bigger Than Me

Sometimes in life I make bad decisions.  I purposely do things that I know I shouldn’t do.  This is not something I’m proud of, and I wish I didn’t do these things, but I am human, so sometimes I assert … Continue reading

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Like Chickens…

My friend was telling me about her chickens recently, and when the old saying, “Like chickens with their heads cut off” popped into my head I naturally thought of the spiritual implications. Let me back up.  As I was working … Continue reading

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Praying for Workers

So, as you may already know, I just read the book “Sun Stand Still” by Steven Furtick.  It was really good.  I am also going through the “Not A Fan” small group curriculum with some friends and family.  Today they … Continue reading

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Book Review: Sun Stand Still

Sun Stand Still: What Happens When You Dare to Ask God for the Impossible By Steven Furtick   I picked up this book because my pastor had recommended it one Sunday at church.  I made a note of the title in … Continue reading

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Book Review: Toxic Charity

Toxic Charity: How Churches and Charities Hurt Those They Help, and How to Reverse It, by Robert D. Lupton This past year I was “helping” people in a tight spot more than I’d ever done before.  It was a unique … Continue reading

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Stay the Course

Sometimes I need to chill.  I mean, I get so caught up in the stress of life that I start getting mad at my adorably cute and unnaturally sweet baby.  To combat it, I am trying to learn to slow … Continue reading

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