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A Heart of Thanks

We’d like to share some of the things we’re grateful for. What are you thankful for this week? Continue reading

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Angel in Disguise?

What can be worse than blowing a tire on a dark stretch of interstate at 2 A.M.? Plenty can, but to two weary women traveling alone with no civilization in sight, over 100 miles away from completing our 1,480-mile round-trip … Continue reading

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Wishing You Were Here

Tomorrow my baby girl leaves for Italy. For four months. She’s a junior in college, but she lives only forty minutes away and comes home three or four times a week, so she hasn’t really “gone” to college. This will … Continue reading

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Freedom

Today is a milestone birthday for me. I’ve now been alive for 600 months. That’s 2,609 weeks . . . or 18,262 days. Yet no matter how I break down the math, I’ve lived a half century. There! I admitted … Continue reading

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Glorious Discomfort

At first glance, the building didn’t look so scary. If it had, my friend and I probably wouldn’t have gone in. Or at least we would’ve prayed long and hard before we did. But shortly after we’d stepped into the dark … Continue reading

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What Do Disciples, Writers, and Faith Have In Common?

Before I tell you, I want to announce the winner of our May gift basket! Mary E. Hanks, congrats! You won all the books listed on our May Gift Basket page. Jennifer Slattery will be contacting you soon to chat … Continue reading

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I Choose Joy

Like most of us, I presume, I love Easter. Last Sunday our church was filled with joyful people, greeting each other with hugs and happy faces. The refrain of “Happy Easter” in different accents was like so many tinkling bells. … Continue reading

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