Monday Meditations

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Strong in the Lord

Finally, my brethren, be strong in the Lord and in the power of His might. Ephesians 6:10 Paul says, “finally,” not because it’s the last step, but because it’s the summary, the takeaway, the key point you must not miss. He doesn’t say toughen up, or pretend like it doesn’t bother you or it’s not […]

Thursday Theology

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Weaving the Strands for Good

And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose. Romans 8:28 It’s not ‘all things are good’. Because they aren’t. Some events and circumstances are devastating, crushing, life-altering. To deny that is disingenuous at best. At its worst, it […]

Writing Friday Updates

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A Personal Update

Many of you are aware that my family has been on a nearly three-year adoption journey. I have an update. This past summer, we accepted a referral to adopt a baby boy. His due date was October 7. On August 28, we had the opportunity to meet with the birthmother, and things went well. On […]