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12~Love Letters: Doctrine Will Not Divide Us

Location: Klaksvic, Foroe Islands and Rouen, France Date: Late June through early July, 2004 *Once I knew that the Lord had Wouter and I together in spite our doctrinal differences, it became easier for me believe that somehow, things would … Continue reading

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What Am I Placing my Trust In?

I struggle to trust the Lord. I default to trusting my bank account, to trusting my husband’s guidance, my health insurance, my doctor, my resilience, my education, my instincts… In plain English, I prostitute my trust to the most secure … Continue reading

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Making Peace with Preschool and Other Parenting Drama

I had high hopes for my son this year. Makaio, my sweet and sensitive little man, turned the big “4” in early September. Us parents know what that means, right? Preschool time! Since Makaio is very attached to us, I figured I would give … Continue reading

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I Don’t Want to Be Like Eve…But I Am.

Ever wanted to forget the past? Is there something you did, when you weren’t quite as wise as you are now, that keeps coming back to haunt you? Take courage! You’re not alone.The mother of creation, Eve, takes the lead … Continue reading

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Rebekah: A God Fearing, Naughty Girl

Rebekah wasn’t without equal. In fact, some of the stunts she pulled would get Mrs. Bennett waggin’ her finger!  Nope, Rebekah didn’t always do right by her family. That is, if you consider tricking your dying husband, blatantly favoring one son … Continue reading

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What to Do When Other Christians Sin

DISILLUSIONMENT– A feeling of disappointment resulting from the discovery that something is not as good as one believed it to be. webster’s online dictionary Disillusionment dulls my desire for fervent discipleship.  When Godly men and women fall into deep, offensive … Continue reading

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Don’t Allow Anger to Destroy You

Anger stokes the fire of pride burning within. It extinguishes humility and quenches grace. Anger feeds my flesh and my sense of self-entitlement flourishes. Anger detains me in my hurt and tells me not to bother with people. Consequently, I isolate myself … Continue reading

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