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Answers to Prayer

Last year, under the encouragement of my Spiritual Director I had asked God for a word to help me focus and grow in my relationship with Him. The word He gave me was “MORE”. I felt He wanted me to grow MORE in my relationship with Him, to feel MORE loved by Him, and to… Continue reading Answers to Prayer

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Feeling Small

Have you ever been in a dark vehicle on a warm summer night and heard the distinct buzz of a mosquito? Isn’t it interesting how such a small creature can cause so much fear as you swat at the air trying to keep it away from you? Or think about the cells that make up… Continue reading Feeling Small

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Green with Envy

“Envy is ultimately a sense of dissatisfaction . . .”, my pastor paused. And then he went on to speak of envy the way we usually hear it: as envy of someone else. But God spoke to me in that pause. See I am not usually envious of other people. I may catch myself occasionally… Continue reading Green with Envy

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I Am NOT Enough

I am not enough. And I am done trying to be. There. I said it. I confessed. I am done trying to be enough. And here is why: I woke up the other day, checked my phone, and stared at the email in utter disbelief. My submission had been accepted. I had spent the whole… Continue reading I Am NOT Enough