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life and faith

Basking in the afterglow

 I wasn’t ready for Christmas, despite every good intention, a beautiful book list, devotions to dive into and expectations high during Advent. Presents were wrapped, all was ready on the surface, family had arrived and my husband had the catering in hand. I was as rested as I could be …
life and faith

If you are weary and wounded

It doesn’t take much to make us feel hurt sometimes. Sensitive people bleed easy and bruises remain. Some wounds scar deep. The past pervades the present and we feel worn out and weary of fighting for another day. Other wounds may be raw, fresh, scalding mind and body alike with …
life and faith

Tasting normality

Today, I pick and eat fresh home-grown strawberries, collect a few dwarf green beans, dig nails into soil, bend knees, stoop low to ground to tug dead leaves off living green. And despite the debilitating stiffness and pain pervading my body as it resists these exertions, it feels right and …
life and faith

Love Idol ~ a review

Sometimes you grasp a book in your hands and sense it was written just for you ~ heart to heart. You’ll find yourself wanting to add numerous memory jogging highlights and underlining to what feels more like a private journal than anything else. C.S Lewis said, “Friendship is born at …

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