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Them and Us

    The following poem was written by my 16-year-old daughter, Rachel. She wrote it for a class when they were studying World War II. But obviously the thoughts that flowed for her are are timeless. And so timely. My invitation…

i carry your heart with me

Image credit, shared under Creative Commons license 2.0 Today’s guest post is by my amazing niece, Grace. I’ll let her introduce her post: I think life is all about connection. And I love to imagine myself as a composite of…

How Heavy is Your Pack?

As summer is wrapping itself up and autumn is coming around, a few friends and I decided to go camping – to see all the beautiful colors. After some planning and packing, we headed up to the mountains. Getting…

Be Still

It is 6:00 am on a Monday morning.  There is a pile of laundry sitting in my living room that needs to be folded.  My husband is eating cereal with a plastic fork because we have not had time…

What Happens When You Turn it Off

Buzzzzzzzzzzzz! My phone alarm goes off. I roll out of bed and turn on the lights in my room. I get dressed and swing the fridge door open and grab my lunch – only moments before I get into…

What Do I Do If My Parents Are Fighting? — RUBY ANSWERS

Dear Ruby, My parents keep fighting and I hate it, It makes me so scared. Scared Dear Scared, I remember the very first moment I felt God’s love in my life. My parents, too, had been fighting (more specifically,…