Category Archives: Faith Builders

Beyond the Bunny: The Real Magnificence of the Passover

I left my apartment early Friday morning and headed over to the Dollar Tree. I wanted to grab a few things for Makaio and Mikayla’s Easter basket before they ran out of stock. I walked up and down the rows … Continue reading

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Home is Where Jesus is

I positioned my right foot on the edge of the lower bookshelf and grasped the rail of my upper bunk with my left hand. I hoisted myself up and flung forward, letting the momentum deliver me directly to the pillow. I nestled my … Continue reading

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The Simple Things

Four years ago I started my first blog: Walking by Faith. Like most of my endeavors, I started strong; long posts, countless unfinished drafts awaiting final words, endless hours of formatting as I attempted to tackle the huge learning curve … Continue reading

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Winter in my Soul

Dramatic title right? Well, that’s exactly how I feel these days. Early in the morning last Tuesday I parted the blinds that cover my living room window. My thumb and forefinger created a space just wide enough for my tired … Continue reading

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9~Love Letters: The Calm Before Yet Another Storm

Location: Kotor, Montenegro Date: February, 2004 * Since God spoke Exodus 14:14 right into my soul, I was a new person. I had the confidence I needed to move on and trust that God was doing a work that He didn’t … Continue reading

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8~Love Letters: I’m About to Break All the Rules and Tell Him…

Location: From Kotor, Montenegro through Austria and finally back on board in Split, Croatia Dates: I didn’t mark specific dates in my journal but from the port history, I can see that these events date from January through February 2004 *Like … Continue reading

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5~Love Letters: Future Callings and Amazing “Coincidences”

Date: December 1, 2003 Location: Izmir, Turkey * After my incident with the shooting star, I walked on air for a few minutes. My new best friend, doubt, had quickly crept up behind me, darkening the light within and pointing … Continue reading

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