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the joy of receiving

As Christians, we're taught to give and serve... and I believe with all my heart that God blesses us so that we can bless others.  I've often been a recipient of many people's generosity.  In fact, I've blogged in the past about not living a life of being indebted but graciously accepting people's generosity.  Well, when you're… Continue reading the joy of receiving

my journey

Is God Messing with Me?

Ever feel like God is messing with you?  I don't mean to sound heretical.. and of course in my head, I know that God doesn't do that.  But that's how it feels. For the past four months, I've been asking God for direction.  And I'm very thankful that opportunities have been presented to me... and… Continue reading Is God Messing with Me?

my journey

Cluttered…

In the past 2 hours, I have stared at a blank word document page... and now I have 150 words written down...  I have an article that is due tonight, and while I'm excited to be writing this article, my mind is so cluttered that I can't seem to focus.  In the past 2 hours… Continue reading Cluttered…

my journey

Don’t Run Away…

Doesn't Amy Grant have a song called "don't run away?"  haha...  well, now I've come to a point in my life where I need to seriously pray about some major decisions in my life.  As I've looked back upon my life, I've had to make few major decisions that may have altered the course of… Continue reading Don’t Run Away…