Category: suffering

Why Where You Shop Matters;

Why Where You Shop Matters

February 7, 2019

We did not watch the Super Bowl. My husband’s not a big sports fan, and I was never much of one either. I’ll show up […]

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For Mothers of Angel Babies;

For Mothers of Angel Babies

January 9, 2019

God is unpredictable. Any of my friends who’ve navigated the ups and downs of infertility and loss know this is true. You’ll also understand why […]

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Living with a Heavy Metal Soundtrack;

Living with a Heavy Metal Soundtrack

January 2, 2019

A few weeks ago I shared how the Lord taught us to walk through the door that’s open rather than crumpling in defeat in front […]

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Walk Through the Door That’s Open;

Walk Through the Door That’s Open

December 5, 2018

If anything gives us reason for hope, it's this: God hasn't abandoned us. He came, and He's still "making all the sad things untrue."

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Revenge of the Hormones;

Revenge of the Hormones

November 7, 2018

For the woman with a mother's heart and empty arms. Sister, I pray our story of finding hope and peace in the midst of infertility and loss reminds you that you are not alone.

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The Year-Long Breaking Point;

The Year-Long Breaking Point

September 26, 2018

Have you ever been at the beach, jumping waves as they roll in, managing to keep your head above water until one catches you off […]

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Hope Starts Small;

Hope Starts Small

September 19, 2018

This is the second in a series about my journey into and out of spiritual abuse. Click here to read Part 1. 1999-2001. For years […]

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From Healthy to Hopeless;

From Healthy to Hopeless

September 12, 2018

Up to now, this blog has primarily told the story of my journey from hopeless to hope-filled since joining Young Living in 2013. But to […]

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The Fragrance of Healing;

The Fragrance of Healing

April 27, 2017

“Wholeness waits along rugged roads we never thought we would travel.” Margaret Feinberg I recently read “Made Well” by Jenny Simmons. When I cry in […]

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Mercies in Disguise;

Mercies in Disguise

April 19, 2017

Romans 12:1 – 2 is written out on one of the prayer/vision cards I’m using to guide my meditation this year. I memorized it 30-some […]

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