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Running through the Mud

It is often the least enjoyable segments of life that best prepare us for our greatest testings–and our greatest delights. Continue reading

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Hammer Time

Sometimes fixing a loose towel bar is a quick and simple project. Sometimes it’s not… kind of like God’s “fixit” projects in our lives. Continue reading

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Key Words

I knew as well as I knew my own name that he meant for me to “bring the cows up into the lot” but I was eager to get back to fishing. So, I did what he said instead of what he meant and hurried back to the pond. Not thirty minutes later I was wishing that I had done otherwise. Continue reading

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