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Making Room for Contradiction

I've been in a bit of an existential crisis lately, which isn't really a secret. Maybe you've never had one, [...]

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Finding Joy In A Poo Filled Pasture

So see those pretty yellow flowers in the picture?  They come out every year this time during spring and summer. [...]

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God Stories

This week I went to the theatre. Only it wasn't at a theatre, it was in the middle of a [...]

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I Ride Horses When I’m Sleeping

I ride horses when I'm sleeping... Horseback riding is one of those things I always wanted to do but never [...]

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Stepping Into Light

Twenty years ago this month, I moved back to the small town I grew up in. I was the prodigal [...]

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On Cooties and Keeping Secrets

I have vivid memories of having to skip church one Sunday when I was a kid, because my sister and [...]

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Coloring Outside the Lines

Did you love coloring when you were little? I did. I remember the smell of a new box or crayons, [...]

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Forging of a Steel Magnolia

War is hard on the body, the mind and the spirit.  The wounds of battle maim not only the person [...]

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For God’s Glory

This statement has been floating around my brain for the past few weeks – for God’s glory. It easily slips [...]

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Where Worship Happens

You can’t always predict where worship will happen. I don’t remember how I first started working on church media. We [...]

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I’ve Got The Dirt…

Last year, with very grand intentions, I planted my very first garden. Well...my husband and I planted a garden. He [...]

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Get in the Game

My family moseyed on up the field where our church community group was gathering with our lawn chairs and cookies. [...]

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(RE)Learning to Dream

I don't know when I stopped dreaming - yesterday or years ago. Time hardly matters if I have no dreams; [...]

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And Your Story’s Just Begun…

The past few days have been absolute chaos. It’s beautiful this morning, but it’s so quiet without him. And I [...]

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One Day it WILL be OK

One of the most amazing things about my position as a schools worker is getting to stand in front of [...]

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Sharing stories over coffee and tears

We sit in our little square of four, the rich smells of coffee and the boisterous comings and goings of [...]

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Building Your Own House

Sometimes, life hands you a reason to be really really really glad you did your job well. There are days, [...]

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April 2015 Photo Challenge

Happy April! Spring is here. Green is starting to become a predominant color on the horizon after a long, cold [...]

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Replenish: Feed Your Soul

"Gimme a break. Gimme a break..." Are you humming it yet? It just might be one of the best jingles [...]

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When it’s Time to Make a Change

Ever known deep down you had to make a change? Even when you would have been "okay" trucking along the [...]

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