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Follow Me

“Follow me.” Those two words, although short, have the power to transform lives and change the course of history. Look no further than Matthew, the tax collector, for proof. When Jesus spoke the words “follow me” (Matthew 9:9) to Matthew, his life came to an abrupt crossroads, a turning point, a once in a lifetime […]

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Return to Christ

Breaking news: It’s February 1, 2021 and I’m sitting in a coffee shop! Just one short year ago sitting in a coffee shop was my daily routine, not an occurrence that warranted a breaking news bulletin. But then the virus that shall not be named came on the scene and the whole world flipped upside […]

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Broken made Beautiful

I’m damaged goods. I hate to admit it but it’s true. After ten years of illness, three years of which were spent fighting for my life, my stomach lining is still touchy and my back is still less than perfect. My heart still tends to beat off rhythm and my eyes still go wonky. But […]

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What’s your why?

Mark Twain once famously said, “The two most important days of your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.” I’ve read this quote countless times thanks to my doctor who has it framed on his office wall. Every time I’m there for a visit, I take a moment […]

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Freakishly Clean

America has a new obsession: being freakishly clean. This isn’t news to anyone who has watched TV or ventured outside in the past year. Every other TV commercial reminds us to wash our hands and wear a mask so we can outsmart our germ nemesis. At every grocery store, pharmacy and Walmart entrance there is […]

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Is singleness a good thing?

Alright. I’m just going to come right out and say it: there are some scriptures in the Bible that I’m not too fond of. Case in point: 1 Corinthians 7:8 1 Corinthians 7:8 is the last a verse you’d find in a Christian wedding ceremony and not one we singles like to hear either. In […]