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Nurturing Thursday: Grace

I do not understand the mystery of grace — only that it meets us where we are and does not leave us where it found us… 59 more words


giving vs. giving up

This lent, as per usual, the statuses plague my Facebook feed with “This lent I’m giving up….” As a Lutheran, I have never made myself “give up” anything for Lent. 409 more words

You Don't Have to be Perfect to be Used

Two Men Prayed

You know the story of the Pharisee and the Publican, don’t you? Jesus told the story, as recorded in Luke 18:10-11

“Two men went up into the temple to pray; the one a Pharisee, and the other a publican.

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General Observations


Today I was able to partake in a 4 hour reflection group on Psalm 51. We used a version of ‘Lectio Divina’ to allow God to speak in ways that flow fresh. 513 more words

no mistakes here!

Today is one of those messy days. A writing that just fulfills the need for writing for my own sake and nothing else. So I apologize right up front if I waste your time. 647 more words

Three Things Thursday: Stepmom Edition

*three things that make me smile: an exercise in gratitude – feel free to steal this idea with wild abandon and fill your blog with the happy… 542 more words