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There’s Always Something

By | Jesus | 4 Comments

I stood in front of the book rack at the library because it’s where I can breathe. I scanned the titles and the covers, lost in the possibilities of what lies inside a good book…the story, the characters, the setup-conflict-resolution. A perfectly constructed sentence that unlocks a new way of seeing something that I didn’t even know was important and it becomes the lesson my soul was aching to grasp….

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On Taking Turns.

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Last Monday I finally took myself to the doctor. Ever since South Africa I hadn’t been feeling very well, and a few sleepless nights later, my husband encouraged begged me to go in and see what was wrong. I am not a very good patient, and generally don’t like sickness, tests, hospitals, or doctors of any kind–I mean, I love you health professionals with the love of Jesus, but seriously,…

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Growth in Suffering

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Yesterday I had the opportunity to teach at my home, Hope. The text was from 1 Peter 1:6-9: In this you greatly rejoice, though now for a little while you may have had to suffer grief in all kinds of trials. These have come so that your faith–of greater worth than gold, which perishes even though refined by fire–may be proved genuine and may result in praise, glory and honor when Jesus Christ is revealed.  Though…

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Today I’m over on my friend Elisa Morgan’s blog. I first met Elisa at a conference called Synergy, for women in vocational ministry. The first thing I noticed about Elisa was her energy–she moves, talks and thinks fast. This made me like her immediately–and because I also knew she was a Bible teacher, author and leader (no small thing, she was leading MOPS International at the time)–I knew I had to try…

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The Way the World Works

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When you leave your world behind, you learn things. That’s always true, even if it’s a quick trip to visit a friend in another state or a long trip across the world. This trip was about an experience that changes our own little view of the world–and I was the facilitator for our young leaders at Hope in the Praxis program. For all of us, life becomes familiar–quick. In that…

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Some quick updates

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The Praxis program, the ministry residency program I direct for leaders interested in vocational ministry, is now accepting applications. If you or someone you know is interested in coming to work for a dynamic church with a creative, entrepreneurial staff that works hard to find creative and relational ways to introduce people to Christ, then please apply! All the details you need are on the website, and find out more…

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