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Palm Sunday, missing the cross

I don’t remember where the idea came from, but on Palm Sunday I woke up to a donkey on the front lawn of the church.  Turns out it was Presbyterian.   673 more words

A community BBQ, and shoes

For several years now, I have attended a program at Central where, from November to March each year, hot meals are served to those who come.   808 more words

My Hope is not in my Husband

I remember it clearly, sitting in the mall parking lot with my husband of not even a year. There were tears welling up in my eyes and a deep aching in my heart. 793 more words

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The #1 thing you should never forget on Valentine's Day (even if you're single!)

I remember all too well the seasons of singleness in my life. Out of the 24 years I’ve been on this earth, 18 (and a half) of those years were spent as a single lady. 968 more words

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God's Ways are Higher

As an eleven year old girl, I laid in my bed and prayed fervently to God. I desperately asked him for the affection of a boy who had caught the attention of my sixth grade heart. 1,280 more words

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Putting Pride Aside

I absolutely love Pinterest! It inspires me, makes me laugh, and encourages me to dream. I find myself scrolling through Pinterest pretty often, but if you logged into my account and saw my profile, you’d notice that a lot of my boards are marked as “secret” which means only I can seen them. 720 more words

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My Steadfast Heart

I was probably around 6 when our church commissioned the children of the congregation to put on a play for Easter. I remember next to nothing about this play besides the fact that I was ecstatic about my debut as the role of “Daisy.” Now when I say daisy, I’m not talking about a character who went by the name of daisy…I’m talking a six-year-old-little-girl-sized flower. 1,230 more words

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