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Category: Overcoming difficulties

Finding Dignity in The Dust

Posted in Affirmation, Encouragement, Home Page, Lessons I've Learned (so far) Series, and Overcoming difficulties

In John 8, the woman caught in adultery, often catches my attention. Her story highlights circumstances when human nature is not at its best. With her moral failure on public display, she lost her privacy and her dignity the moment she was exposed. Her accusers…

When Love Becomes Complicated

Posted in Encouragement, Faith, Faithfulness, Home Page, Lessons I've Learned (so far) Series, Overcoming difficulties, Relationships, and Self-care

When was the last time someone hurt your feelings or made you mad? Sooner or later, we’re all on someone’s list. Our human nature guarantees it. We’re each a work in progress. And in the process, we can be less than sincere and more than…

Waiting for The Unfolding

Posted in Encouragement, Faith, Home Page, Lessons I've Learned (so far) Series, Overcoming difficulties, and Self-care

Sudden loss is heartbreaking. It’s not always due to death. Loss of time, a dream or a loss of control brings its own sense of grief or frustration. These losses became the conversation between my friend and me. She wondered if an opportunity would loop…

Faith When A Friend Faces A Crisis

Posted in Growing A Friendship Series, Home Page, Lessons I've Learned (so far) Series, and Overcoming difficulties

We can get by with a little help from our friends. But sometimes circumstances are dire and the assistance required is substantial. In Mark 2, a crippled man is unable to move. Perhaps he’s unable to speak. But he’s carried to Christ by his friends.…