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Music Monday (Already All We Need)

We are the Resurrection People who know that hope can rise from the dead places

and that impossible stones can be rolled back to light… 26 more words

No Love for One Thousand Gifts

Here’s a shocker – My Book Club is reading the long-time best seller One Thousand Gifts by Ann Voskamp. And we hate it.

Sure, her message of gratitude and finding things to be grateful for in every day life is an important reminder. 104 more words

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Easter Message: It Is Well With My Soul

I’m sitting at my desk in a light-filled window, coasting on the heels of a wonderful Easter… transformative sermon at church, doubly blessed by a spectacular choir and chill-bump-inducing hallelujah chorus, lovely spring brunch on a sunny patio with loved ones. 779 more words


He is Risen! Hope Springs Forth in this Mom's Broken Heart...

Oh my goodness…. It has been so long! I haven’t been writing like I should. I have simply had some things that I have needed to work on in my life and I have realized how much bondage I have been carrying around. 1,080 more words

One Thousand Gifts

Ann Voskamp has a way of calling what God has put into us out of us and I am a man and she still has this effect. 36 more words


1,000 gifts

“I know there is poor and hideous suffering, and I’ve seen the hungry and the guns that go to war. I have lived pain, and my life can tell: I only deepen the wound of the world when I neglect to give thanks for early light dappled through leaves and the heavy perfume of wild roses in early July and the song of crickets on humid nights and the rivers that run and the stars that rise and the rain that falls and all the good things that a good God gives.” // Ann Voskamp