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questions for Christians

(Say that ten times fast) Why do Christians so quickly become judge and jury? We all cling to the few verses in scripture that use the words “discern” or “admonish” and other verbs that get us in so much trouble. Why are we so quick to want to throw books at people, let alone stones?… Continue reading questions for Christians

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dethroning my king

I’m watching my 20-month-old figuring out the new baby. It’s a fascinating study in human development really. She is processing – there are times you can see it on her face, trying to make sense of what all is going on. I have tried explaining what I’m doing and why and just be as calm… Continue reading dethroning my king

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commitments to my stepkids, reflections for mothers’ day

Because of the truths I have come to know, and I am still learning more and more to be sure, I make these promises to you: 1. I will love your dad. If there is one thing I have learned, that is as true as all true things, it’s this: marriage is the most important… Continue reading commitments to my stepkids, reflections for mothers’ day

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Top five reasons I’m not reading your email this week

Here is an auto-reply from me: 5. I’m in the hospital, participating in a miracle. Kinda busy. 4. I may be under anesthesia, getting multiple layers of flesh and organs put back together and stitched up. Still kinda busy. 3. If that’s all over I’m probably sleeping. 2. If I’m awake, I’m lying in a… Continue reading Top five reasons I’m not reading your email this week