Tag Archives: God

When God Asks you a Question

My kid was sick today. I haaaaaattttteeeeeee when my kids are sick. Since I suffer quite considerably from emetophobia, I try desperately to avoid all types of sickness. Fevers-yuck. Coughs-yuck. Sniffles-yuck. Sore throats-yuck. Vomit-double yuck. Today was no different. Since … Continue reading

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A World of Hurt

When those around you experience pain and heartache, it can challenge your faith in Christ just as much as if you were experiencing this pain firsthand. Recently, I have been surrounded by pain–excruciating, life-altering pain. Those closest to me have … Continue reading

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Excellence

Humility is a slippery little thing. I guess I’m like a lot of people. Most of us struggle with pride. We love praise and we want people to know how important we are. I haven’t quite conquered the humility portion … Continue reading

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Lacking Nothing

I would love to be the woman who never worries, but embodies the peace of Christ. I would love to be the woman who never measures her worth in relation to the world around her. I would love to be … Continue reading

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The Heart of a Sinner

In high school I had a friend with very low self-esteem. She always pointed out her accomplishments and waited to be complimented—your standard fisherman of compliments. Even as a teenager, I knew low self-esteem was her problem. I saw that … Continue reading

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The World is Cold

I cannot grasp the chaos that struck a Texas church earlier this week. The news tightened around my throat like a vice as I stared at the headline. The words, “God, not again,” slipped out. While I sat in a … Continue reading

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Beauty in a Fallen Leaf

I have seen death’s merciless determination three times in my life. The first was when it chased after my best friend’s mom, then it went after my Grandma, and finally it took my first child, whose face I never saw. … Continue reading

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