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Finding Joy in the Little Things

Posted by on Mar 4, 2015 in Encouragement, humor | 10 comments

This year I’m teaching a 10th grade English class. It’s a lot of work, for sure, but I love the kids. Besides that, I get the...

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If I Knew Then…

Posted by on Mar 3, 2015 in book club, discussion, Encouragement | 4 comments

Can you finish that title’s statement? I’m sure you’ve¬†heard it, “If I knew then what I know now…” The...

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Sanctuary: Saving Light

Posted by on Feb 28, 2015 in Encouragement, Sanctuary | 14 comments

Sanctuary– 1 : a place (as a church or a temple) for worship 2 : a place of refuge and protection Meditating on the beauty...

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How I Made Peace with the Serenity Prayer

Posted by on Feb 25, 2015 in discussion, Encouragement | 14 comments

Yesterday I wrote about the role of acceptance in finding joy as we discussed Margaret Feinberg’s book,¬†Fight Back with Joy. As I...

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The Real Work of Grace

Posted by on Feb 23, 2015 in discussion, Encouragement | 4 comments

What is a healthy marriage? Is it one where husband and wife constantly try to work desperately at not having an affair? Or where you...

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Sanctuary: Set the World Right

Posted by on Feb 21, 2015 in Encouragement, Sanctuary | 8 comments

Sanctuary– 1 : a place (as a church or a temple) for worship 2 : a place of refuge and protection Meditating on the beauty...

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