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Encouraging Words

  • Fresh Courage Take

    January 20, 2012

    I’ve been going through a rough patch lately.

    And the funny thing is, I didn’t even really realize it until about a week and a…

  • Finding Gratitude

    November 14, 2011

    Sometimes, being thankful comes naturally.

    We look around us and see the bountiful blessings that have been freely given and praise God for His goodness.


  • The Do-Over

    November 3, 2011

    This is me, at approximately one o’clock yesterday afternoon.  Red flannel pajamas, hair unkempt, sans makeup.

    Just keeping it real.

    To say that the last week…

  • Dandelion Days

    October 25, 2011

    A few days ago, as I was working in the kitchen, I heard a tap-tap-tap on the sliding glass door which leads to our…

  • He Heals the Broken Heart

    October 23, 2011

    Is God willing to prevent evil, but not able?  Then he is not omnipotent.  
    Is he able, but not willing?  Then he is malevolent.  
    Is he…

  • Freckles

    October 3, 2011

    A few months ago, I happened upon Reilly in my bathroom.  She was scrubbing her face with a great deal of concentration.  She appeared…

  • Together

    September 13, 2011

    It should probably be said that Reilly is her Daddy’s little girl.  She absolutely adores her father and savors every moment that they are…

  • Respite

    January 18, 2009

    Sometimes you just need a break.

    Last week was spent taking a self inventory of sorts. Reassessing the priorities, pursuits, and passions in my life….