Tag Archives: Faith

Blessings from the Valley

Reflecting back on these past six years has granted me the awareness of the blessings I have received in the wake of tragedy. If I were to apply general human insight in attempts to define true blessings, I would be … Continue reading

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The Weights We Carry

My precious Angel Girl went to be with the Lord five years ago today. It seems like yesterday, and yet it seems a lifetime ago—how can this be? It is strange how time has its own agenda when it comes … Continue reading

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Stumbling into Hope

The sureness of life at its peak is comforting, but as the days trickle by, we will stumble. This loss of footing may be the result of our own actions or the life events that are tossed onto our path … Continue reading

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The Weeds of Judgment

I am not alone on this journey I walk. I am surrounded by differing beliefs, opinions and ways of life, some to the extreme and some fall to the subtle side of where I stand. Then there are the agreements … Continue reading

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It’s Been 3 Years…

As I sit here, I reflect on these past few years and the culmination of the years that brought me to the great divide—that unmistakable point in my journey when everything changed. This review exposes the man I was and … Continue reading

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Why the Trouble?

“I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.” (John 16:33) The journey I have traveled to this point in … Continue reading

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The Surface Below…

There are many who shrug off the existence of God due to the evil that has rolled through the history of the human experience. On the surface, there is a good argument for “if there is a God, how could…” … Continue reading

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