When The Love Of God Scars You

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There she was.  Walking through the grocery store.  Head covered.  As if in mourning.  Husband within foot steps.  Head turning.  Dark skin.  Beat red globe-like mark.  Covering, nearly half her face. And from the eyes she looks out from…I think.  What would it be like to be her?  Not escaping the burn-like fire, flamed across her […]

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When Marriage Seems Impossible

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I sit, Black Book of Hope, propped securely on my lap.  Hands wrapped tight around it.  As I look out, and ask.  The God of this creation I see.  To come and hide in me. To create peace.  So I can get through this busy day.  To silence my mind.  So that I can focus on […]

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A Call to Give YOUR Two Cents!!

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We were still in our first house, half the size of the one we’re in now.  Our kids, eight and eleven, watching us, to see what Christianity was.  And I didn’t want them seeing simply lifeless pews, half-hearted, stagnant views.  Dead religion as a substitute for a Living God.  So, we said “yes” when friends asked us to go to […]

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