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A Prayer to Begin Lent

During (and after) the Advent season, I felt the need to focus on the theme of desire and longing. Now, here we are beginning the season of Lent, and what better word to sum up the experience than desire? 286 more words

Community

Courage begins with a P

On my last blog, I told you that my one word for 2016 is courage. To have more of it and do more things that require it. 1,043 more words

Christianity

The Art of Holding Thistles 

You have taught me hard  how to hold on to thistles

while holding the wheat,

the art of not losing the crop

just to soothe the long ache that the thistle brings as it bites and burrows beneath my skin. 175 more words

Poetry

God’s Dimension Coming to Birth Within Ours: On Longing and the Lord's Prayer

Back in December, as we meditated on the season of Advent, I wrote about longing. Ever since then, I’ve still been asking myself the same question: What does it look like for Christ to be the answer to my longing? 738 more words

Identity

//1,000 Gifts, Eucharisteo//

Hello!

I’m back with another 1,000 Gifts post! Today I’m going to share a little bit about the foundation of this book: eucharisteo.

This was used to describe the Last Supper in the book of Luke: “ 667 more words

Faith

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

Year in Review: Top 5 Books of 2015

My goal is life is to always be spending more time reading books than I do watching TV (or, in our case, Netflix!). My dear husband hauls plenty of books home each month on his bike commute for me from our local libraries, for which I am so thankful. 703 more words