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Life is Messy...Can You Relate?

You’re picking up toys on the living room floor
for the 15th time today
Matching up socks and sweeping up lost
Cheerios that got away…

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Good Times

Just In Time

The Glorious Unfolding is Steven Curtis Chapman’s newest album and, since the first day I pressed play, it has become a go-to album for me, in particular, because of the profoundly relevant and comforting message that is conveyed throughout many of the songs on the album. 843 more words


God chooses us just as we are.

So we’re starting this Chosen series. We’re going to delve deeper into this idea that we were Chosen for a purpose and that purpose was God’s. 2,174 more words

Rend Collective

Do I have the courage to tell my story? Part I

Sorry, readers, Part I, is going to be one of those personal background stories. Actually, so is Part II. (Think, “Oh Lord, Lisa’s home movies still on VHS tape,” but depressing, then joyful!) My intent is that this background will help readers understand the 26 year journey that continues today in my own parenting; and, how I experience the pregnancies and parenting of my former students as they build beautiful families and care for kids as grad assistants in preschools, principal to hundreds she can call by name, and teachers managing – surely only by an act of God – to stay in the elementary classroom when there is no reason but their passion to do right by kids. 1,890 more words

No strength

Yesterday in Falling Apart I tried to remind you that when life gets tough, it is essential that we trust God because He can provide the support and help we need to face whatever life throws our way. 93 more words



I am sitting by the sewing machine making lap quilts, listening to Christian Music and I heard this song.

I want to make much of you JESUS. 97 more words

God's Gift Of Grace

"XOXO" Marks the Spot (Your Heart Houses Your Treasure!)

Our hearts “feel” like the very center and hub of our emotions. They can take us soaring when our joy overflows! And they can drag us down to the depths of sorrow when pain strikes. 800 more words

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