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Learning to Worry Big

My husband recently returned from his third trip of the year. This time he was in London for a week. Without the rest of us. Weird things happen when we are left without him. Ellie, for one, expects to sleep in my bed every night and spend every afternoon shopping. …

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It’s RELEASE DAY!

I wrote a book. Okay, so that’s not really news since I’ve written a number of books. The real news is … I now have a published book! This book, written in journal-like style, offers inspirational insights gleaned in the midst of what I considered a mundane life. Can God be found between …

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How do you respond to God’s grace?

CONFESSION: Grace is the most frustrating and difficult concept for me in the Christian faith. It’s really a love-hate relationship. It shouldn’t …

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An Experimental Mutiny Against Excess

Surrounded by bullet-riddled homes, most still lacking electricity and indoor plumbing, I walked the streets of Gorazde with Aida (Ah-EE-da). At just 14 …

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Fasting and Feasting

There’s always negativity about the church from culture and government, but lately there has been a new wave — coming from INside the …

52 books challenge

So, um … those 52 books?

New Years’ always finds people a bit brazen and drunkenly ambitious, doesn’t it? I fall asleep hours before toast time, but cement my …

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Learning to Be Less

On this particular day I’ve been invited to participate in: a 5K to raise funds for my kids’ school a 5K to …