Tag Archives: perseverance

The Hard Truths of Winter Remodeling

While it might be true that the best things in life are free, most of the pretty good ones take a lot of hard work! Continue reading

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Faith and Action

Sometimes it’s acceptance, sometimes it’s hope, sometimes it’s anger… whatever it takes to move us forward as long as we move in a good direction… Continue reading

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Blackberry Winter

Sometimes, just when things look really promising, some sort of adversity shows up. Keep going! Blackberry Winter doesn’t last forever… Continue reading

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The One-Apple Orchard

One apple sure isn’t much for an orchard… but it’s a start. Continue reading

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One Strong Cup of Coffee

One little boy, one incredibly strong cup of coffee and an absolute rule that you don’t insult the people who invited you into their home for a meal. Continue reading

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Beyond Winter’s Testings

Even in the long harsh winter, God’s work continues in us; His fruit is born in all seasons. Continue reading

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The Frustration of Humanity

Sometimes, “home handyman” seems like an oxymoron. Making the same stupid mistakes on a project can make me feel like an ox and a moron! Continue reading

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