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Holding Onto Hope When it Seems Too Costly

Holding Onto Hope When it Seems Too Costly

Have you ever stood there in the deepest place of your heart and called the dreams God would have you to dream utter foolishness?
Maybe you’re better than me. Maybe you don’t doubt. Maybe you can embrace all he calls to you. I’ve dreamed and I’ve chased dreams with boldness and enthusiastic fervor. I’ve lost my dream more than once and felt left with nothing… I’ve stood in the barren places trying to make sense of what’s happened. …God calls me to let him strip the callous cynicism that has wrapped around my heart as a pretense of protection that really only shields me from the tender massage of God’s love.

Lessons from Littles – Go Mommy!

Lessons from Littles – Go Mommy!

I don't have any children of my own, but I notice that God seems to like to impart lessons to me by way of children.   Traveling around town with my friend and blogging partner Destinee in her vehicle with her four children last fall, her youngest, Nehemiah was...

Driver’s Ed – By Jenne Brown

Driver’s Ed – By Jenne Brown

Twas the first eve of Driver's ed - Who knew if we'd make it through alive or dead? Many had gone before and many would follow, But I only pray dear Lord to be alive tomorrow!   We cautiously entered that battered, worn, torn car With cruise control gone and A.C....

Enlightenment

Enlightenment

This is from a paper I wrote for an college English class. I edited the ending after finding this some 17 years after it was written, some 23 years after the incident itself occurred.   She had a soft, southern accent that slurred her already gentle voice. She...