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Battling Demons

Sharing this is hard.  I guess because you will know some deep dark secrets into my family.  Yet, the pull to share has been intense lately, and I truly believe I need to share it with all those out there … Continue reading

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Sharing God’s Love

The anger seeped through me.  I could feel it in the depth of my soul.  When I moved around the room, my anger moved right along with me.  My words spewed out the anger within me.  Those words were used … Continue reading

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Clothing Yourself With Dirty Laundry

The other day I had an ordinary, everday conversation with my son that went like this: Me, “TJ, please take a shower (because he smells after a bike ride).” TJ: “OK” Me: “TJ – did you just shower and put … Continue reading

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Comfort Zones

Just what is your comfort zone that you need to break free of? Maybe you are nervous about meeting new people or new situations.  Maybe you have a ministry that you have done for years and truly believe no one … Continue reading

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Regret and Defeat

Regret your past?  Are there moments you wish you could take back?  Are their situations that arise and bring all these regrets bubbling up? Do your regrets lead you to defeat sometimes? John 9:3 “…this happened so the power of … Continue reading

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Trust in the Lord

After spending the day with different friends, visiting with them, and just enjoying their stories, I headed back to the hotel. Megan and I were exhausted, but in a good way. I stopped by the business center at our hotel … Continue reading

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The Evil of Comparisons

Why do we spend so much time in our life comparing ourselves to others? The other day, I was headed to a meeting.  Not just any meeting, but a first time, new faces kind of meeting.  Do you know what … Continue reading

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Road Rage or Compassion

A blaring horn shocked me right out of my running shoes the other day.  I often run during rush hour, well, rush hour to my small city in Indiana.  It is chaotic and busy.  I find myself relishing in the … Continue reading

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Seeing God’s Glory in the Midst of Evil

Do you ever wonder why bad things seem to happen around a big event in your life? I am always the first to say that when something big is happening in God’s name, evil always tries its best to divert … Continue reading

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Life Interrupted

After suffering through 2 miscarriages in a year, I had to wonder, “What have I done God to make you so angry?” I thought Pete and I were following God’s will, so why would He take away 2 children whom … Continue reading

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