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Celebrating the Things God Created You to Enjoy – Learning to Praise Again

Mommy and Me ballet classes were the first thing that created that spark of hope that Zoya and I wouldContinue Reading

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Help IN TROUBLE, Not Out of Trouble

Reading the scriptures since Shah died, I continually notice that God promises to help us and strengthen us in timesContinue Reading

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A Sign of Life Unended

Heartbroken, I asked God for a sign of . . ..  I didn’t even know what to ask.  I justContinue Reading

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Be In This Season

God does not rush. This is a season. Be in this season.  I am naturally or at least culturally aContinue Reading

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Day for Hope

I want today to be more than a day of distracted happiness, though I am smiling at the sounds ofContinue Reading

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Doing Advent

I am comforted by the dark advent season.  It’s not the darkness that I like. It’s the hope that makesContinue Reading

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A Love Like No Other – Gilbert Blythe vs Hosea

Gilbert Blythe loved Anne Shirly like every girl wants to be loved, unconditionally without regard to how she behaved orContinue Reading

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Hearts Set on Pilgrimage – Psalms 84

Blessed are those whose strength is in you, whose hearts are set on pilgrimage. As they pass through the ValleyContinue Reading

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A Psalms I Relate To – Psalms 69

I had said that I didn’t relate to the Psalms right now, because God always saved David, but thankfully thisContinue Reading

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Joy, Peace and Hope from God

Now may the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, that you may abound inContinue Reading