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Heath Lambert Testimony

As I was browsing through some videos, this testimony by Heath Lambert popped up. Listening through this testimony, greatly encouraged me as I marveled at the grace of God in the lives of those who come from broken households. 67 more words

Christian Living

Stark reality

It feels to me that my family is broken. It’s probably no more broken than it was when I was drinking, but I am much more aware of it, much more distressed by it, and much more conscious of my part in creating the current situation. 269 more words



When my little brother ran away from home

I raced after his tracks, alone, through the snowy fields behind our house.

Tripping on the boots I’d pulled on wrong, no gloves, no scarf to cover my throat, 177 more words


Halfway Home and Completely Lost

Home was never one place.
Home was halfway down a dirt road.
Home was at the heart of downtown,
Small-town, USA.
When are you coming home? 210 more words


Un-break My Heart

“God reconciled us to Himself through Christ and gave us the ministry of reconciliation, so that by our example, we may bring others to Him.”  (2 Corinthians 5:18-AMP) 611 more words

Broken Family

Reviewed: We Never Asked for Wings by Vanessa Diffenbaugh

Vanessa Diffenbaugh’s debut, The Language of Flowers, made me feel #allthethings. Consequently, I now own the book in paperback and hard cover – and they sit on my shelf right next to the companion guide, … 668 more words

Book Review

God Amidst Pain

Before I came to know Christ as my personal Lord and Savior, I was fearful of death. I lived a self-centered life and, like all children, I was very disobedient to my parents. 833 more words