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Triplets? Some Answers to FAQ.

Did you plan for this to happen? Ha! No! To help give you a glimpse of how unusual and surprising this was, our doctor didn’t speak for a couple of minutes during our first ultrasound. In his many years of … Continue reading

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Gideon Henry–What’s in a Name

Names are funny things. Chosen before much is known about you, most people live a lifetime with their identity hinged to something given to them at the very beginning. I by no means claim to know the best way to … Continue reading

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Hope Amidst Fears

Found poetry from Charles Anderson’s sermon on Mark 12:18-27. We have fearswhen we face death.We know what the Bible saysyet they linger. What can God saythat gives hopeamidst fears? I AM who I am.The God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob.The God … Continue reading

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The precious things of the earth…

“These words show us that contentment is not a natural propensity of man. Weeds grow easily. Covetousness, discontent, and murmuring are as natural to man as thorns are to the soil. We do not need to sow thistles and brambles; they … Continue reading

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Abide…

When I think of challenging verbs, my mind automatically jumps to those that require strenuous activity—run, work, think, fix.  Whatever obstacles those individual words present, I’m learning that in reality, they are no match for action words of a different, … Continue reading

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Joy

“This is the meaning of self-denial.  Renounce everything on earth in order that you might have Jesus.  Sell all, so that you might have the kingdom.  C.S. Lewis captures the spirit of Jesus’ demand for self-denial when he says: The … Continue reading

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Penitence and Deprecation

What a title, huh?  Not words you hear very often and not words that are my own.  It’s the heading of Part 3 of Valley of Vision, a collection of Puritan Prayers.  I’ve been reading through a few each morning … Continue reading

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