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this is how we fight our battles

That cancer thing tho, right? Beastly is what it is. I bet you know someone who's fighting it. We could stand on a busy street and point in any direction and find someone who is doing battle with the cancer Goliath on some level. Maybe that someone is you. Can I say it sucks? I… Continue reading this is how we fight our battles

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hey you there, in the presence of God…

It started a couple of years ago, actually. This feeling that would creep up whenever the talk turned to more of God. More of His presence. Something about that didn't sound right to my spirit, but I didn't know why. Not too long ago, a well-known preacher (one of my favorites, in fact), spoke about… Continue reading hey you there, in the presence of God…

In the Word

it was just two cents but it moved His heart

"Jesus sat down opposite the place where the offerings were put and watched the crowd putting their money into the temple treasury. Many rich people threw in large amounts. But a poor widow came and put in two very small copper coins, worth only a few cents.  Calling his disciples to him, Jesus said, “Truly I tell you, this… Continue reading it was just two cents but it moved His heart

Just Me

remembering africa – sudan – taking back the land

I am prone to forgetting so I want to memorialize my very first mission trip. I want to put my memories in writing for my grandchildren and their children, but also for me. Because remembering is sweet. (Ignore the dates on the photos. They were all taken in March, 2007.) Sudan – Part 3 The… Continue reading remembering africa – sudan – taking back the land

Christianity, In the Word, obedience

worship music (or, worship God)

He said to his servants, “Stay here with the donkey while I and the boy go over there. We will worship and then we will come back to you.” (Genesis 22:5) Abraham was about to go "over there" to sacrifice his promised, beloved son, Isaac, in obedience to God, and he called it worship. But… Continue reading worship music (or, worship God)

In the Word

she did what she could

I cannot leave the gospel. My fingers flip pages and my eyes scan words and stories and always I am drawn back. I am searching for the heart of the One I love and He keeps bringing me back to the beginning. This is my journey. My story. Good news hammering against the rocks. "Leave… Continue reading she did what she could