Tag Archives: Prayer

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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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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Jesus and my Toddler

My suburban is always parked in my driveway. It usually has too many bug guts splattered on the windshield and too little gas in the tank. The #momlife sticker on the back window suggests to all other drivers how I … 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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An Unlikely Calling

Following God is hard. Just plain hard. My pride often tricks me into believing I want to follow Christ, until I am asked to do something rather uncomfortable, then I am able to talk myself out of it with minimal … Continue reading

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The Day God Answered my Prayers with my Worst Fear

In the Bible, God tells us to fear nothing 466 times.  In the Bible’s 66 books and 31,102 verses, fear not is God’s most frequent command to His children. In the first chapter of Joshua, the words “be strong and … Continue reading

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