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Never Discouraged

Never Discouraged

“We are troubled on every side, yet not distressed: we are perplexed, but not in despair; persecuted, but not forsaken; cast down, but not destroyed.” II Corinthians 4:8, 9… 446 more words


The power of giving thanks

This is a day for giving thanks in America! It’s a day that stretches back to a time before America became a nation.

When the Pilgrims landed in 1620, they were unprepared for the harsh realities of life in the new world. 687 more words


Strengthen Yourself in the Lord

After an exhausting three-day journey, David and his men finally arrived home to find a scene of devastation. Their homes were burned to the ground, and their families were missing. 232 more words


Being Let Down, Letting Go and Learning to Trust

Today, I posted a video encouraging people who have been let down by significant people in their lives and have been adversely affected by it. I decided to write this article so that we go deeper into the subject. 1,145 more words

Being Let Down

The Darker Side of Kiruv

I hesitated writing this post.  I never want to speak ill of the Jewish people, even isolated parts because I understand how someone reading my words might take that to be all Orthodox Jews, particularly if they’ve had little to no experiences with other Orthodox Jews.  1,252 more words


God's Mysterious Ways, Proverbs 3:5-6

My family had been without a dog for 1.5 years and it felt like something was missing: Nobody to joyously greet me when I returned from a stressful day at work, nobody to cuddle when I felt lonely or cold, and no one forcing me to take a walk in the rain. 1,132 more words

Silky Terrier

Manic Depression

Well I have no idea what to do. This life is really hard to live. I’m not sure what’s going on half the time, but I know right now I have to except the fact that I have manic depression. 200 more words