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A One-Word Experience

Something happened to me in January. I had a God-moment. Doesn’t that term make you cringe a little? Like, duh, all moments are His, aren’t they all God moments? But this is one area where our incredible English language fails us. Equally inadequate is “spiritual experience.” A quick scroll through Instagram will reveal that anything…

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Lean on Me

You know, experience is a funny thing. When I was young, I hardly had time for seeking those with experience – except for one thing: I loved my grandma (“Grum”) fiercely, and listened to her – in fact, I still do. Now, although I may not always have followed through on her bits of wisdom…

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Experiencing God as Creator

Spring is my favorite time of year. The wind is like a gentle caress, warm and soft. Celebration is in the air as the earth demonstrates something new and delightful every day from the blooms on the trees to the flowers coming up in the slowly, warming soil. In spring, color returns to the earth.…

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Comforted to Comfort

The first 20 years of our 40+ year marriage we were broke. Dead broke. Bankruptcy-near, foreclosure-imminent broke. Store brand boxed mac ‘n cheese broke. To this day, I shudder at the thought of the packet of ‘cheese’ flavoring that poured all over those noodles each night. The light at the end of the tunnel was…

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