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Turn On the Light

“Walk as children of light (for the fruit of light is found in all that is good and right and true),  and try to discern what is pleasing to the Lord.” Eph. 1,005 more words

Reflections

hashtag your prayer journal

Do you keep a prayer journal? If you don’t, you might consider trying it out. It’s easy.

I use a spiral notebook and fold the first few pages in half. 392 more words

Biblical Truth

The Call to Marriage

I’m taking a class called Theology 131, Marriage and Sexuality, and I’m realising a lot of things about my past struggles with vocation. There was a very vital point in my life where I had felt a strong call to enter a religious order, and the doubts of not having gone through with it had stayed with me for a very long time.  197 more words

Spiritual Life

Fear

Yesterday my oldest daughter almost got hit by a car.  We were out to eat with some friends which included 7 kids.  It’s always a bit chaotic when we get together because you have one eye on your child and the other eye is in the present conversation.   1,219 more words

God

A Rant at God with a (Borrowed) Redemptive Message

This post had been relegated to the “failed drafts” folder, for having no redeeming qualities and managing to sound pissy despite being toned down more than once, when who should walk into my living room and say, “whoa, stop, you should publish that” than my favorite author Anne Lamott!? 1,147 more words

Occasional Essays

Taking Risks

David was protected by God over and over again.  Saul was after David to kill him, but David was always one step ahead of Saul.  God would give David a word on how to avoid Saul’s wrath, or someone would give him a heads up on Saul’s whereabouts.  457 more words

Discipleship

Jesus Followers In Disguise

There’s something tragically terrifying and abundantly liberating about embracing a single identity for who you are that transcends all roles, occupations, success, and failures you’ve collected over the years. 314 more words

Spiritual Life