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The God Who Sees Me

  “God sees us as we are, loves us as we are, and accepts us as we are. But by His grace, He does not leave us as we are.” Tim Keller God has given me such grace for this time of transition. I’m not in any rush to discover why

What to Do When Hard Times Come

“The diamond cannot be polished without friction, nor the man perfected without trials.” Anonymous One of the best ways I learn, is by watching others walk through life. I am grateful for the godly group of women with whom I pray with. Ob

Faithful to the End

“The goal of faithfulness is not that we will do work for God, but that He will be free to do His work through us.” Oswald Chambers The past two weeks’ posts have been about Asa, the King of Judah, and his seven steps to fighting ba

Deeper Still

“Honesty gives others the freedom to be honest as well, opening up the possibility of deeper connection and friendship.” Shauna Niequist After church a friend came up to me and expressed her appreciation for my vulnerability in my blog po

Best Case Scenario

“Trusting means drawing on the inexhaustible resources of God.” Anonymous I want to thank my friends who have come alongside of my family during this time of cancer. Your kindness expressed through prayers, encouraging words, cards, flowe

Trust Heals All Wounds

  “Trust the past to God’s mercy, the present to God’s love, and the future to God’s providence.” St. Augustine of Hippo While reading Daniel chapter 6, the story about Daniel being thrown in the lions’ den, the H
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I’ve Got This!

“You have made us for yourself, and our hearts are restless till they find their rest in you.” St. Augustine of Hippo With the holidays right around the corner, our hearts may start singing, “Tis the season to be anxious, Fa-la-la-l

Can You Hear Me Now? Part 3: Positioning

“He is most available to those who are most available to Him.” Jack Deere I’ve learned the best way to communicate with a child is to get down on their level and look them square in the eyes. It’s all about positioning. Positi

The View is Worth It

“Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.” Samuel Johnson This summer while visiting Banff, Alberta, Canada, we went on a hike up the Valley of the Ten Peaks with our cycling group. Right from the get go I was huffin

Blind Faith

    “Never be afraid to trust an unknown future to a known God.” Corrie Ten Boom My husband and I have been cycling up hilly terrain in preparation for our Canadian Rocky Mountain bike tour this Sunday. In order to make cycling