Faith

February 14th

"Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies." - Aristotle "The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart." - Helen Keller "There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved." - George Sand If we… Continue reading February 14th

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The Car Wreck

The car wreck left Janie in a critical state. She survived. But the road to recovery was a long one. While the external cuts and bruises healed quickly, Janie was confined to a hospital bed for longer than she liked, longer than the doctors originally planned, because her internal injuries caused several complications and took… Continue reading The Car Wreck

Faith · teaching

Everything Counts

Someone, somewhere, started perpetuating the lie that there are no stupid questions. I'm not sure who this person was or why they thought it necessary to make that statement, but they were wrong. Here are a few questions that drive most educators crazy: "Did I miss anything while I was out last week?" - Nope,… Continue reading Everything Counts

Faith · Life with Daisy

Panic

I think I lost a year of my life Thursday night. (No, I am never at all even slightly dramatic; why do you ask?) As I was driving to my small group meeting last night, I received a notification from my home security app, informing me that my front door was left open. Except, I… Continue reading Panic

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Failing Already

A new year always seems to inspire us to change in the best possible ways. Though we are hesitant (sometimes even hostile) to change any other time, at the start of a new year we go out of our way to create change. If things haven't been going great, we vow to wipe last year's… Continue reading Failing Already

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Free

Last year, my “word” for the year was “fearless.” I wish I could say that I’ve mastered fear and become brave in all areas. But that’s simply not true. Neither was that my goal. My goal was to face my fears rather than letting fear control me. Within the first few months of year my… Continue reading Free

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Perfect Love

Love is a word that we often use, with varying meanings and degrees. In 1 John 4, John describes a type of love that is perfect -  the love of God. "In this is love, not that we have loved God but that he loved us and sent his Son to be the propitiation for… Continue reading Perfect Love