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Five things I know to be true today…

A good writer should never apologize in an opening - it's not a good "hook" - but I never claimed to be good. I'm sorry - this is a blog post all about me - and if you don't know me personally, you may not care to read it, but perhaps it will speak to… Continue reading Five things I know to be true today…

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Christianity, christianity, contentment, discouragement, family, fire, God, Isaiah 40, Job 38, Life, pity party

Discouragement is a joy stealer

It's 4am and I'm awake. I heard crackling. it must have been in my dream, but it was enough to wake me up. Before I could fall back to sleep, discouragement set in, as I realized where I was. Or rather, where I wasn't. It's been 23 sleeps since a fire took us out of… Continue reading Discouragement is a joy stealer

Christianity, christianity, contentment, fire, God, house fire, Life

Finding contentment in difficult circumstances

One week ago at this exact time, I was enjoying a warm fire in our fireplace. A few hours later, it erupted into a fire in our home. As I’m sure you can imagine, the last seven days have been incredibly exhausting. The more days away from our normal, comfortable lifestyle, the easier it is… Continue reading Finding contentment in difficult circumstances