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It's Okay To Not Be Okay

Today was mostly good, one of my housemates’ parents only live around 4 hours away from us so we’re spending the weekend with them to celebrate her birthday. 722 more words

Stand Strong Even When You Can't

Today was back in my wheel house. I had to compose an email to send out to the students that will be working under me in the Child Nutrition Program and the Executive Director asked me to send it to her first so she could look over it before I sent it out to everyone else and….SHE LOVED IT. 993 more words

Another Day Another Dollar

…well not really considering I’m living on a stipend basis and get paid the same amount every month. But it doesn’t actually feel any different than when I was working for an hourly wage most of the time. 560 more words

Joy in the Midst of Trouble in the Midst of Joy

Spotlights made my silvery hair glisten, but apparently didn’t reveal the perspiration on my brow when I stood before audiences in Stehekin and on Lopez Island, two remote communities in Washington State. 287 more words

Quakers

Just Breathe.

Breathing is something that should be simple but isn’t always. It’s something that you do without thinking about, unless your like me and once you start thinking about it you can’t stop without worrying that you will in fact stop breathing but that’s beside the point. 962 more words

Ability and Availability

“There is a lad here who has five barley loaves and two small fish, but what are they among so many?” (John 6:9)

A myth often believed today goes something like this: “God uses super-duper people to do super-duper things because they are super-duper people.” The truth is the exact opposite. 268 more words

Faith

No Rest for the Wicked

I suppose at this point it’s probably too late to take back all my whining to my family and housemates that I don’t have anything to do at work. 569 more words