Monthly Archives: April 2011


My dear friend Kate and I were just discussing how our more significant mistakes/failures/sins have a tendency to label us (either because we can’t forgive ourselves or others won’t see us any other way) and we can become crushed under the … Continue reading

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A Legacy of Inadequacies

“I’m afraid of getting fat” came the words from my 9 yr old daughter who can’t even keep her pants up due to her tall thin frame “and I don’t like this dark skin below my eyes.”  I immediately turned … Continue reading

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Preparing a Place for You

I have often thought “Why is it taking Jesus so long to prepare a home for us in Heaven?” As impressive as it is, what Ty Pennington accomplishes in a week on Extreme Makeover is nothing compared to what God … Continue reading

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