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It Takes 5 Seconds to Get Right With God

By on August 15, 2017 in Christian Life with 3 Comments

“It takes 5 seconds to get right with God.”  I said as she stared at me blankly. “5 seconds.  Not an hour, not a week, not a day, not 30 minutes, not even one minute.  Just five seconds.” It had been an hour since Patty knocked on my door, hoping to find the answers to […]

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Pregnancy + Loss: Three things I know for sure

By on April 14, 2015 in Women's Issues with 10 Comments

At first, I was certain I would not write this. It’s deeply personal. It’s sad. It’s just plain not the kind of thing you go around advertising. You don’t talk about it much, because, how do you bring up bad news without being a complainer or a Debby Downer? You don’t talk about it because […]

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Miscarriage and the Road to Healing

By on May 1, 2014 in Women's Issues with 0 Comments

Last summer was a crazy time in my marriage. I was finishing up a dissertation; my husband was serving as a college minister, as well as suffering from an infection that would not respond to medicine; and we were both trying to be good parents to two toddlers. In the midst of the craziness, we […]

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