Weekly glimpses of God’s heart

How To Find Hope When Expectations Don’t Fit

The man moved slowly toward me on the sidewalk, then paused, the small creature on the end of the leash he held dwarfed by the man’s size. I walked toward them to pass, smiling at the duo. But as I neared, the creature’s eyes caught my attention. Yellow with vertical

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I’m Celebrating Your Unique Beauty Today—and So Is God

Hi You. Maybe we’ve had a conversation or a thousand. Maybe we haven’t even met. But today, as I pause and scroll back through photos from a recent garden walk, I find myself moving from delighting in the uniqueness of each flower to rejoicing in God’s wonderfully varied creation of

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A Moment of Comfort When You Feel Sad

“One needs difficulties; they are necessary for health,” Carl Jung said. I don’t particularly like his statement, but I think he’s right. Paul and James said something similar (Rom 5:3-5; James 1:2-4), as did Helen Keller: “Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and

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