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60 Pounds Gone

So June 19th marks 4 months on this journey. I can’t believe how fast its really gone. I feel so good and I am kinda in shock with the scale. 1,078 more words


To Know One’s Self

“To know one’s self amid storm and darkness, amid fire and water, amid disease and pain, even during the approach of death, is to be a Christian, for that is how the Master felt in the hour of darkness, because he knew it a fact.”

– George MacDonald, Castle Warlock

George MacDonald

In Time

Good things come

to those who wait,

by the hand of the Lord

 it is our fate.

He has a plan 

and purpose in mind; 14 more words


Feeling Unfairly Overlooked?

I spent years as a disgruntled employee, feeling unjustly slighted, before I even tiptoed close to the possibility that it might be my fault.

I now wish I had made sure I wasn’t part of the problem… 127 more words


Struggling and Prevailing (Part 1)

In fear of meeting his brother, Esau, Jacob sent his family away.  That night, alone, he wrestled with a man until daybreak (Gen. 32:24-32).  The man touched Jacob’s thigh at the hip and put it out of joint.   453 more words