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Anzac Day & Sacrifice

We will remember them.

The most common reading in ANZAC services is John 15:13 : ‘Greater love has no one than this, than he lays down his life for his friends’ 425 more words

April 24s

April 24s have been a big deal for me for the last four years.

Four years ago I was really nervous about meeting a stranger from an internet dating site, so I wore an ugly neon yellow jacket and pulled my hair back into a ponytail for our walk. 468 more words

Five Months

I’m constantly finding inspiration in the most unlikely of places.  It happens all the time, and unanticipated inspiration is very powerful.

We are (back) in Miami having successfully returned from our first “Disney Cruise” family vacation.   1,307 more words


a thousand times over.

Today I was reminded of a quote from a beautiful book The Kite Runner. I remember reading the book for the first time and reading the words… 508 more words

Iron-Shroud Skies

The hillsides quake
Beneath the curse
Of iron-shroud skies

The ever-constant beckoning
Hammering on
Through the scorched evergreens

Brush strokes of ember
Color the grizzly day… 77 more words


Courage, Sacrifice- 1 Kings 18

18:3-4 People who are doing wrong don’t always want to hear from those who will hold them accountable.

18:4-5 Jezebel did what she could to kill God’s prophets, but God kept and provided for them. 38 more words