“The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full.” John 10:10
If you were to look into my guest room last weekend you would have found a chair piled high with little-girl clothes.
I’m sad to say that if you had dug beneath this pile of dresses, t-shirts, and shorts left over from summer, you would have unearthed my Bible, my current devotional book, and my journal.
As you can probably guess, this
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“Bear one another’s burdens, and so fulfill the law of Christ.” Galatians 6:2 ESV
A few weeks ago my husband called in the middle of the afternoon to let me know he would be working late.
This isn’t an unusual occurrence. As the owner of his own rental company, my husband, for the most part, is a one man band, and late nights are par for the course.
While my husband was scheduled to work late, I was scheduled to be at writing group, but
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Last week in A Time to Work (Part One) I wrote about my recent struggle with desire, trust, and a heart divided in light of an upcoming vacation my family is taking this summer.
Perhaps this all seems a bit silly, a bit overboard. Sometimes I can’t help but wonder if I’m blowing everything out of proportion, if I’m making a big deal out of nothing. After all, it’s just a vacation, right?
Vacation or no, it is a matter that
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It’s amazing to me how the start of the week can dawn so bright, full of hope and potential. Each Sunday I dream of how the coming week will be different. How I won’t get behind. How I’ll get this and that accomplished, but before the ink is even dry on the calendar, the planner, the long to-do list, my head is spinning like load of laundry No. 1 of 10.
My daughter has recently fallen in love with a picture book by Rebecca Patterson titled, My NO,
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