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The Table is Set

The food was prepared and the table was set. With excited anticipation we called everyone to the kitchen for dinner. We sat down and prayed over our first “family night” and our first meal where everyone was able to attend. Breakfast was served for dinner (because who can deny my husband’s famous pancakes?) and the full plates were quickly emptied …

Living Water

The wet leaves made their soft crunch as I walked over them. The pitter-patter of light rain fell over the fog-coated woods while I made my way toward the source of the sound of running water. Slow breath filled the air and I breathed deep the smells of freedom and peace. Once I reach the flowing creek I removed my …

The Death of Faith

The coffee was made and poured. Sleep stupor finally lifted enough; I sit down to become quiet before my Jesus. I’ve been anticipating this moment, this morning peace before the chaos of the day begins. I sit, coffee in hand and bible before me, breathe in deep, begin to pray – and then it happens. My husband needs help with …

A Diamond on Velvet

My husband and I live in Haiti where our job is leading short-term missions teams. I love having teams down here and hearing how God is working in other’s lives and the unique ways people encounter God. Working with those who come down, experience the juxtaposition of beauty and poverty, and unplug long enough to have the sense of hearing …