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Enjoying God's gifts

I woke up to the realization that perhaps, if the weatherman’s forecast hit the mark, I could finally open the windows and enjoy some late arriving fall weather. 325 more words

The Necessity Of Generosity 

One of the things I look forward to each November 1st is Jimmy Kimmel showing videos of parents who told their children they ate all their Halloween candy. 312 more words

Why Thanksgiving Points to Knowledge of God

The other day, I was sitting in my school library when I noticed a large poster that said “Things We Are Thankful For”. On it, many students had written down blessings that they enjoyed or were grateful for. 476 more words

Faith + The Bible

Thinking About Gifts, and About Service (#BestOf)

(the Best of) A Year of Being Kind, Sunday, November 15, 2015

Stewardship. How can I be a steward of what I have? How can we be good stewards of what God has given to us? 488 more words

Lentil Soup

I am anxiously awaiting the cool season here in Senegal. A few weeks ago we had a break in the heat and it seemed as if cooler weather was just around the corner. 415 more words


More than a spoonful of sugar

I kept checking the tickets that I printed off weeks before.  Did I have the right day?  The time?

Every time I unfolded the creased sheets of paper and read the details, I marveled at God.  709 more words

Thoughts From My Quiet Time

The Artist

My daughter is a wonderful visual artist. Her main medium has been drawing, and she makes it look as effortless as breathing. I have a collection of little pieces of scrap paper that she’s doodled on. 296 more words

Christian Writing