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Tree of Life - May Article

During this Lenten season, Tree of Life took part in a 40 day challenge. This challenge was based around a curriculum written by Rick Warren, who is the pastor and founder of Saddleback Church in southern California. 723 more words


A Call to Prayer - a Poem

It is the mark of a Christian

The test of one’s inner strength

It is work

It is labour

Our wall of defense

It is the prevailing muscle… 159 more words


That's... complicated

“Ca, c’est compliqué” is the phrase we’ve heard at almost every place that rents apartments and houses in Clermont.  The literal translation is “that’s complicated”, but something is telling me it means a whole lot more.   579 more words


Fostering: When Words Aren't Enough

Throughout our fostering experience, Elizabeth and I have taken some time to try to answer questions we hear, share the emotions (good and bad) that we feel, and raise awareness for the importance of fostering. 148 more words


Well, I realize that it’s been over a year since I’ve last posted. Rather than starting a new blog, though, I figure I might as well try to pick this one back up and just chalk the last 13 months of inactivity up to “adjusting” to a “new environment.” …So basically, I just forgot I had a blog. 594 more words


Prayer Or People?

As disciples of Jesus, we know that prayer and people are both important.

The former has to do with our relationship with God; the latter with others. 355 more words


Making Sense

Holy Week is always hard.  It’s meant to be.  We settle into the deep meaning of Jesus’ mission here on earth and the painful sacrifice that he made.   629 more words