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The Road to Greatness is the Road to Joy

My Grandmother Irene thought I was destined for greatness, the Presidency, to be exact. Now admittedly, she died when I was four, so she didn’t have much to work with when making such predictions of high accomplishment. 582 more words

Ordinary Obedience

Then Naomi her mother-in-law said to her, “My daughter, should I not seek rest for you, that it may be well with you? Is not Boaz our relative, with whose young women you were?

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Ministering in Contemporary Society

**Thoughts from The Wounded Healer by Henri Nouwen**

I’m piecing my way through The Wounded Healer, which has thus far been a great read.  Can I just say I hope to write like Nouwen one day.  465 more words

Stuff I've Read

God's Standards...

No Condemnation (John 3:17)
We often go through the day feeling as if someone is looking over our shoulder ready to judge our actions. My husband probably wonders why I bought that dress . 323 more words

God's Love


I got an email the other day from a woman requesting to meet with me. The tone and style of her invitation revealed her to be a woman of polish and grace. 344 more words


I'm Martha When I Should Be Mary

Recently I had felt extremely overwhelmed, emotional, and tired. I think it came from a combination of some life changes, pregnancy/postpartum hormones, and spreading myself too thin. 752 more words


A Call to Follow, Not a Call to Lead

Mark 1:16-20

16 One day as Jesus was walking along the shore of the Sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and his brother Andrew throwing a net into the water, for they fished for a living. 2,145 more words