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What's Saving My Life :: Winter 2016 Edition

I adore that Anne of Modern Mrs. Darcy says this about the Saving My Life posts…

The idea comes from Barbara Brown Taylor’s wonderful memoir Leaving Church.

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A Good Sunday

All in all, it was a good Sunday. The Church at Avenue South was packet to capacity again as Doug Jones, the campus pastor for The Church at Woodbine, stepped in and filled in for Aaron Bryant, who is currently on a short-term mission trip in Israel. 279 more words


Stopping by the roadside at sunset

The drive between my work and my home is quite beautiful, full of rolling hills, a few charming horse farms, grand New England homes…and now that it’s getting lighter later, thrilling sunsets. 117 more words


An 18th Birthday

My not so little baby girl was born eighteen years ago today. Abigail Elizabeth weighed in at 9 pounds 14 ounces, and she was in such a hurry to make her grand entrance that she refused to heed the nurse’s command to wait for the doctor. 590 more words


Body Language

“and I said to my body, softly, ‘I want to be your friend.’ it took a long breath and replied, ‘I have been waiting my whole life for this'” -Nayyirah Waheed… 359 more words


January 22

The year Tim and I got married, I told him that if we made it to our five year anniversary, it would take an actual miracle. 470 more words

The BEST you

Hello! How is your week going? I’m sure by now you’ve seen lots of blog posts detailing New Year’s Resolutions, suggesting ways to keep them, and have most likely made a list of your own. 951 more words