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Like a Stone

June 29, 2020

The family and I visited a wonderful little rock shop this weekend and I found some lovely new treasures. As I admired my new stash of stones and jewelry, I thought about all the things that must come together to create such beauty and diversity: temperature, pressure, elements, and refinement. These stones take millennia to form, and meanwhile, people are born, people die, governments rise and fall. And the earth keeps turning as it will until it does not.

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Wherever the Wind Blows

Wherever the Wind Blows

May 16, 2020 1 Comment

I'm going to share with you how God reaffirmed to me that His hand is on all things... using a spider.

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Snow with a Chance of Wonder

Snow with a Chance of Wonder

February 21, 2020

He didn't care about the odds. He didn't care that it might not be. He cared about what COULD be. It was going to snow and it was going to be awesome!

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"No" is Okay

November 06, 2019

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Self-Care is Great But Soul-Care is Better

Self-Care is Great But Soul-Care is Better

September 18, 2019

Treating yourself well because grace and goodwill to others is like a rechargeable battery that, after several charges, no longer holds a charge?

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Reviving Ritual

Reviving Ritual

September 03, 2019

How differently we view the act of bathing now! I know for me, anyway, bathing is an act that I have exactly 3.2 minutes to complete before a member of my household (including cats), realizes I've sneaked away. 

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Mary or Martha?

Mary or Martha?

August 27, 2019

We have a lot on our plates as SAHM's. And our faith, while at the very core of our desire to serve our families, also requires a delicate balance of the necessary personas of BOTH of those infamous biblical sisters, Mary and Martha

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