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The Reason You Can Trust God

My dad can fix just about anything with a roll of duct tape and a can of WD-40. Every problem is met with an upbeat, “That’s no problem for me.” And if he can’t fix or reconfigure, then he may … Continue reading

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3 Beliefs That Will Change Everything

“You’re like a duck. You look smooth on the surface, but under the surface you’re working too hard.” The words hit me. My high school teacher & coach had sized up my driven nature. My drivenness propelled me through life, but I was also … Continue reading

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He is Always Enough

When we come up short in life…when we feel tired…when there’s too much conflict…too much loss…too much work…He is there. And where He is, there is always enough. Continue reading

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Why Did Jesus Cry?

When we miscarried our second baby, a pastor whose child had died days before his due date warned us that people would say insensitive things to us in an effort to sooth our grief. “Just smile and thank them. They want to be … Continue reading

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He Fights for You

“Mommy, will you check under my bed? And in my closet?” I loved this nightly ritual when my daughters went through a scared-of-the-dark stage. I stood tall with hands on hips and said in a stern voice,”Those monsters are scared of me. They wouldn’t dare … Continue reading

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A Mother’s Reward

Bedtime has come and gone, and my three precious children, Jessica, Rachel, and Ben, are sleeping peacefully in their beds. Except for the sound of their deep breathing, the house is quiet. I sigh, eyeing the cluttered living room and remembering that the dirty … Continue reading

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Mysterious

Remember Job? The guy in the Old Testament of the Holy Bible who lost his children and wealth and who suffered physically? I haven’t suffered all that Job did, but I can relate to his feelings. ““My complaint today is still … Continue reading

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