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Living Life

When my kids were, like 4 and 6, and  throughout high school, I talked to them a lot about God, Jesus, and the Holy Spirit. I didn’t know about the Holy 3 when I was growing up. I do remember … Continue reading

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Divine intervention

Fall, 2002. My daughter, Erin, is a freshman at a small college in North Carolina. She shared with me sometime in October that she’d met a lot of fun people, but so far hadn’t met anyone with whom she could have a … Continue reading

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Charlie’s God story

I’m pretty sure every kid dreams about owning a bus/van, or at least traveling the open road and living on the go. For me, that dream became a reality when I was 19. I knew I wanted an old VW. You know, the one … Continue reading

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Holma

Originally posted on Perk and God:
(republished on 5/17 as a request from Mike) When Erin was in middle school, she came to me one Saturday morning and said, “Mommy, I love you more than words can describe. There is…

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Enough

4/18/2013. OK- so, I’m sitting on the john and I’m thinking of Jennie’s phone message. “Patty, could you leave me a message about what God told you last week? Something about ‘enough’.” So, I’m trying to recall what He said, … Continue reading

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Daddy’s death

April 25th, 1996 My dad had major heart surgery on December 26th, 1995. His recovery however, went all wrong. Every conceivable bad thing that could happen, did. 10 minutes after being wheeled into the recovery room, all the internal stitches … Continue reading

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When time stood still

One Tuesday evening, I left my house at 7:10 to go to my 7:30pm Bible study. I remember it being exactly this time because it always took me 20 minutes to get there in good traffic and the first round … Continue reading

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