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Wrestling and Resting

Some days it seems I’m in a wrestling match that has no end. People come against the truths I speak to them. Those I love seem not to love me back. Precious ones I care about deeply make wrong choices … Continue reading

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Renewal in the New Year

As I thought recently about what I desired in this new year, the word that came to mind was “renewal.” I like the Merriam-Webster dictionary’s definition of renewal: to make (something) new, fresh, or strong again; to make (a promise, … Continue reading

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Worn

“I’m worn out.” How often that’s the declaration of my soul. In the midst of working with acutely mentally ill patients, dealing with physical, emotional, and spiritual issues in my own life and with crises in the lives of family … Continue reading

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Rest in the Lord

A verse that keeps coming to mind lately is My soul finds rest in God alone (Psalm 62:1 NIV 1984). God reminded me of this verse because I’ve been facing situations that seem impossible to resolve. I see loved ones … Continue reading

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Rest in the Lord

A verse that keeps coming to mind lately is My soul finds rest in God alone (Psalm 62:1 NIV 1984). God reminded me of this verse because I’ve been facing situations that seem impossible to resolve. I see loved ones … Continue reading

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The Blessing of Silence

God reminded me of truth recently. Fretting out loud to people shows I don’t trust God. As a result God issued to me a “vow of silence” when it comes to two people I love and the difficulties they’re going … Continue reading

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