Monthly Archives: March 2016

A Glimpse of Jesus

If you, even you, had only known on this day what would bring you peace–but now it is hidden from your eyes. ~Luke 19:42   What if I had been there? What if I had decided to follow you then, … Continue reading

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Why Nurseries are Harmful to Churches

10 churches, 45 hymns, 10 sermons, 13 awkward conversations, 233 bible verses, 38 handshakes–these are the stats my husband and I have acquired in our search for a church that suits both our needs. What we did not see coming, … Continue reading

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Sometimes, I Miss Her

She absolutely refused to wear jeans that did not cover her whole shoe with an intense, 1970s-style flare. It made her skin crawl to sit down in class, cross her legs, and have her ankle show. To her, someone catching … Continue reading

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God’s Infinite Power

Christianity is not a new thing for me. I have always been aware of Jesus and He has always been a pretty good friend of mine. I would say He is a better friend to me than I am to … Continue reading

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A Woman of Dirt

The heat acted as a kind of plug, quelling the tears in her eyes. Her mouth and nose were dry, but her eyes were their own rivers, threatening to crest at any moment. She did not want them to see … Continue reading

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82 Ways for a Stay-at-Home Mom to Keep her Sanity

Attention Stay-At-Home Moms Everywhere! Notice, how I capitalized your ENTIRE job title, indicating my immense amount of respect for you. Stay-at-home moms should really be allowed to put a prefix in front of our names. Instead of Dr. or PhD, … Continue reading

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