Tag Archives: Inspiration

All I Want

As I rush out the door, I don’t even notice the scowl that has formed harshly on my face. My diaper bag hangs haphazardly over my shoulder and my two boys are more interested in the ant hill by the … 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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Why my Husband’s Illness was the Best Thing to Happen to Us

When I am in the midst of a storm and panicking, I often imagine God trying desperately to get me to see the bigger picture—that my suffering is part of a much greater plan, a plan I could never imagine … Continue reading

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When God Moves

Sometimes the Lord moves in a whisper, a barely detectable draft with not even enough power to lift a few strands of hair. You lift your prayers to heaven and they seem to go unanswered, as you try to keep … Continue reading

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A New Creation

I’m dead. Yep, dead as a door nail. Nail down the coffin, people. I am entirely unresponsive to the world around me. Dead. Don’t plan my funereal yet though, that would just be weird. Allow me to explain… In 2 … Continue reading

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No Applause Necessary…

Happy Anniversary to Pursue Peace Blog! Hmm…. For those of you who are wondering how I feel about writing just one year into blogging. The only thing I can really say is the following: I love writing. I love writing. … Continue reading

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