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Just One Word

It doesn’t matter what we look like, where we are, what we think, or what we’ve done. HE sees it all – even the stuff others do not know – and… 316 more words

Childhood Cancer

A String in the Fiery Furnace

A plain piece of string dangles gently – unsuspecting of the journey ahead.

The children giggle as they patiently wait in line for their turn. 401 more words

Childhood Cancer

A Candle in the Dark

Every night at dinner we light a solitary candle.

And we remember even when we don’t use words.

And the light dances around us as we share our day with each other. 309 more words

Childhood Cancer

Press the Red Button

Someone sent me one of those “pass it along urgent messages”. In it, was a picture of car keys – the kind with remote locking. The message urged us to place our car keys beside our bed in case someone breaks in during the night- simply press the red button-the car horn will sound and you will be saved! 605 more words

Finding Joy in the Dark Corners

The prayer requests list is always read out loud before prayer in our connect group on Sunday mornings.

And I hear all of the hurt and the suffering of this life and it rains down hard. 524 more words

Busy? Busy doing what?

The other day I was chatting with a mom I don’t know very well. She shared about all the extra-curricular activties her kids were involved in….soccer, tennis, gymnastics, languages, music, scouts, basketball and school, tutoring and homework. 546 more words

Thank you in a Parking Lot


I was standing in the check-out line at Harris Teeter when I saw her.

Her face was familiar but I could not be certain. She, and 3 girls, stood in the line next to me. 407 more words