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“We know that the whole creation has been groaning as in the pains of childbirth right up to the present time.”  (Romans 8:22, NIV)

Making sense of the apparent senselessness of many of the things we encounter in life is frustratingly difficult unless we maintain a perspective that is informed by God’s viewpoint. 101 more words

Am I Enough?

What if all I want is slow, simple life? A life filled with slow days that contain easy going tasks – simple, even mundane, tasks. A life that is filled with more quiet and peace than most others care to have. 867 more words

God's Perspective

“When Pharaoh let the people go, God did not lead them on the road through the Philistine country, though that was shorter.  For God said, ‘If they face war, they might change their minds and return to Egypt.’  So God led the people around by the desert road toward the Red Sea.  123 more words

2016:Time To Fill My Soul

The new year is finally here. 2016. The opportunity for a fresh start.

Our family had an extremely challenging year in 2015 and we are all relieved for the opportunity to begin again, fresh and new. 653 more words

God's Perspective


The region where I live had been experiencing a drought.  At one point last spring, our water levels were down to 33% of normal; subterranean streams have dried up; we had one of the worst fire seasons ever. 333 more words


What are people?

Within these last months I’ve been growing closer to people in relationships of every kind. Friends as sisters, people as parents, guys as brothers, acquaintances as lives. 261 more words

“But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God’s special possession, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light.”  (1 Peter 2:9, NIV) 143 more words