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Thankful Disposition

If you’ve been following along, during the month of November, we have directed our focus on creating a thankful disposition. It’s human nature to focus on the negative, disappointments and the things we don’t have, neglecting the relationships and things we do have. 266 more words


Focus 30: Day 30

Well, I made it.  My 30-day spiritual “cleanse” is complete.

I feel all full and rosy inside.

It has been a good month–a solid one.  I always operate better with a game plan and intentionally beginning each day–no excuses–with Jesus time has certainly helped me to re-group and to re-prioritize.  222 more words


Playing around

Our Friends are growing up and starting to explore the play area. They love their Aunt Hope aka babysitter too.

And another play session



Dear Ms. Dickinson,

Yes Emily, hope is a thing that perches in the soul,

but it is neither feathered nor sings.

It has lost its plumage to mange, 42 more words

Saraliza Anzaldua

Saying Goodbye Is...

As I reflect back on my last four and half years at the University of North Alabama, I become sad about leaving this college behind and scared for what’s to come when I venture out into the world. 365 more words

Hope For the Best, Prepare For the Worst

The time has finally come. It’s been a long year of hurry up then wait. But then it’s gone by so fast. It’s been an exhausting year. 494 more words

Life After Addiction

99 Reasons Why


As the coming winter brings early nights and frigid cold, seasonal depression sets in among St. Norbert students who often isolate themselves to their dorms, too sick, sad and sluggish to leave in Wisconsin’s below zero temperatures. 380 more words