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Hospitality in the Midst of Mess

Hospitality in the Midst of Mess

A new friend came over a few weeks ago. The morning she came over, I was extremely low-energy and really had no motivation to put into doing a deep-clean the house before she arrived. I warned her of it ahead of time, and her response […]

The Dance of Grace

The Dance of Grace

Grace. We know it’s the benchmark of the Christian faith. We know it’s BY GRACE, THROUGH FAITH we are saved. We know it’s His GRACE that enables us to obey. We know GRACE carries us through each day.   But I admit, I struggle with […]

Enough

Enough

I grew up in a generation of young people being encouraged to “do big things for God.” I went to Bible school. I studied hard. I dreamed of being on the mission field, of opening a home for troubled girls. My husband left his job […]

He Knows

He Knows

For the last 20 months, I have been dealing with a mystery health issue. Chronic pain, lightheadedness, and dizziness have made certain aspects of my life seem unmanageable. Doctor after doctor, test after test. No one can seem to figure out what is wrong with […]

A Desert Song

A Desert Song

For the last several years, I’ve felt kind of lost. I’m not sure if it’s lost in being unable to see over the piles of laundry and dirty dishes, or lost because I can’t hear my own thoughts over the chaos of my home, or […]


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