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Singing Praises

It’s super late, or super early, actually. I need to be sleeping. We have a HUGE day tomorrow. It’s our Memorial Weekend BBQ, and we have so much to do, still. 356 more words


My Son, the One with a Broad Future

Two and a half years ago I found myself at a child’s advocate organization, trying to get help for my kiddo.

He was failing.

Life for him, and with him, had always been hard. 974 more words


This is the Day!

Today is the day! Although he is graduating Thursday, today is his last day of school!

Oh I’m going to have an emotional week, but today is just such an emotionally charged day filled with so many conflicting feelings, I’m wondering if maybe I shouldn’t have asked for today off instead of Thursday. 381 more words


The Line I Walked

This was supposed to be about the tension between the tangibility of this world and the reality of the spiritual world.

But it can’t be. God revealed to me something far more imperative. 825 more words


Tending to the Seeds Among the Weeds

Parable of the Wheat and Weeds

Matthew 13:24-30

Here is another story Jesus told: “The Kingdom of Heaven is like a farmer who planted good seed in his field.  766 more words


Doing Things Different

I remember my dad telling me, while I was in grade school his job was to teach me life lessons. During high school, his job was to let me be more independent and live out those life lessons but when I fell, he’d be there to pick me up. 433 more words


Bull Run Articles in New "Civil War Times"

Just a heads up: there are not one, but TWO new First Bull Run articles in the new (July 2016) issue of Civil War Times… 63 more words