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The Same But Different The Same, But Different.

Posted by Guest Blogger on December 26, 2019 in Faith, Family, Guest Blogger, Wisdom

Sweat pearls on her brow even as her breath forms the cold into small vanishing clouds of exhalation that come smaller and faster when her womb contracts. You could see it, as Joseph does, her breath condensed into vapor for a moment in the frigid air, but she doesn’t. Her eyes are either clenched tight […]

Fully known. Deeply loved.

Posted by Guest Blogger on December 19, 2019 in Community, Guest Blogger, Love

I’ve lived most of my life with a deep desire to be FULLY known and DEEPLY loved, searching to be understood and heard. I’ve felt alone and like no one “got” me.  At times, I rarely even “got” myself. I had thoughts that contradicted themselves, actions that were opposing, desires that were never met and […]

From Hearing to Knowing From Hearing to Knowing

Posted by Guest Blogger on December 5, 2019 in Faith, Guest Blogger, Hope, Love

“Faith comes by hearing and hearing from the Word of God.” This phrase has been ringing in my head as I’ve spent time thinking about faith,  wondering what it really means. This phrase of Scripture is one that I learned as a child. I put it in my memory bank of Bible verses and Sunday […]

Believe Believe

Posted by Guest Blogger on November 28, 2019 in Guest Blogger, Hope, Wisdom

Have you ever believed in something that ended up in crushing disappointment or embarrassment? Did the experience make you stop believing? Did it make you change what you believed? When we realize life is hard, and some of our believing is crushed by broken promises, unmet expectations, hurt feelings, or disappointments, we have a tendency […]

Necessary Conversations

Posted by Guest Blogger on November 7, 2019 in Guest Blogger, Prayer, Wisdom

Google the word prayer and you will get about 830,000,000 results. Prayer is obviously something that people are curious about and often is something that we complicate more than necessary. Because of its importance, we feel that a simple approach is not effective. But prayer is just a personal conversation, “a spiritual transaction with the […]