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why I don’t trust God

I haven’t been blogging much these past couple months. Popping out a fetus notwithstanding, I’ve been busy. Busy with other life stuff. Busy putting out stupid, unnecessary fires in our personal lives that make me go hmmmm among other things. Busy pleading with God and banging my head on the wall – which incidentally feel… Continue reading why I don’t trust God

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what’s good about sad?

“Sad is happy for deep people.” The quote comes from a Doctor Who episode which my husband and his older kids like to quote from time to time. Recently, Desiring God, a website by the ministry of John Piper, posted a blog titled “Why sing sad songs when I don’t feel sad?” Of course it… Continue reading what’s good about sad?

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when is a door not a door?

When it’s ajar. har har! We are afflicted in every way, but not crushed; perplexed, but not driven to despair; persecuted, but not forsaken; struck down, but not destroyed. Today I feel like a bit of a broken jar of clay. And a jar when broken doesn’t seem all that useful, does it? Like something… Continue reading when is a door not a door?