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Of Grief and Grace


Grief accompanies all kinds of losses. Some grief is short-lived. Other times, it lasts a lifetime. Sometimes it’s overwhelming. Other times, it seems to be fading. 1,641 more words


Daily Digest: Trust

What is trust? Though there is a formal definition, I would say trust is believing in something that can sometimes be unknown. Why do I say unknown? 267 more words

Everyday Living

InSPIREd Sunday...

Steeples and bell towers from the road in Spokane, Puyallup and a message in Colville Washington.

Peace Lutheran Church in Puyallap Washington.

I think this is the Cathedral of St. 196 more words


Shhh! I Have a Secret

I have been keeping a secret from you all.

Please forgive me for not being completely open. It’s a tough secret to keep, but it’s one I needed to savor myself for a while. 1,395 more words



I’m crying UNCLE on 2016!

Can I just say I’m over it? It seems I enter every year with great expectations, waiting for God to totally blow my mind with good things. 1,071 more words


To the Fatherless Child on Father's Day

A decade ago, I was a happy pastor’s wife staying home to raise my three children. We were the picture of the perfect family.

Then, my perfect life was ripped to shreds. 1,603 more words


Owning Your Destiny

The prophet Jeremiah captures God’s claim over the lives of the people saying, “For surely I know the plans I have for you, says the Lord, plans for your welfare and not for harm, to give you a future with hope (29.11).  311 more words