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Hello 2016

Hello 2016

I cannot believe it is already 2016 and almost through the entire first week! Time just keeps flying by faster and faster! I am sure that you feel the same way! Charles and I are looking forward to a great ministry year ahead. We believe that God has big things in store for Charles and […]

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An Open Letter to Julianna Snow’s Mother and Other Parents of Children with Severe Disabilities

An Open Letter to Julianna Snow’s Mother and Other Parents of Children with Severe Disabilities

I do not pretend to understand the severity of other diseases nor the impact of disease processes on others’ lives in other life situations. But I would like to encourage you with what I do know. What I do know is that life is not in our hands. As a Christian, I believe the Bible […]

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A Vacation Gone Wrong

A Vacation Gone Wrong

  Earlier this summer, Charles and I had an opportunity to go on a trip to the beach. Since we have been married, we haven’t been on any trips by ourselves except to visit family or for speaking engagements. But we prayed about it – and it just seemed that the Lord put all the […]

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How Can a Good God Allow Suffering?

Filed in Charles, Christian Walk, chronic illness, Suffering by on November 18, 2014 6 Comments
How Can a Good God Allow Suffering?

For my husband to live, is to suffer. Day in and day out. Every. single. day. I sat with him at supper the other night, him, completely covered in towels as I fed him soup. Not able to move anything and just sit there as I sloshed soup into his mouth and I wondered, how […]

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How Will We Ever Make It?

Filed in faith, Grace, Life, marriage by on July 29, 2014 1 Comment
How Will We Ever Make It?

“There’s a boy here who has five barley loaves and two fish – but what are they for so many?” John 6:10 I can’t imagine the scene of when Jesus feeds the 5,000 found in John 6 where there was a crowd of thousands gathered on a mountainside and they had nothing to eat. A […]

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Meaning in Suffering??

Filed in chronic illness, faith, Salvation, Suffering, victory by on July 26, 2014 1 Comment
Meaning in Suffering??

  “The Spirit Himself testifies with our spirit that we are children of God, and if children, heirs also, heirs of God and fellow heirs with Christ, if indeed we suffer with Him so that we may also be glorified with Him” (Romans 8:16, 17, NASB). As I was watching a program by Joni and […]

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More of Our Story

More of Our Story

Sometimes I think that we meet people or maybe people even just observe the two of us from a distance and they don’t really “get it.” And I can understand that. From a physical standpoint, we are definitely “different looking” and not the typical norm and in many aspects our day to day life is […]

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Trusting God in the Impossible

Filed in Charles, Encouragement, faith, Life by on June 6, 2014 1 Comment
Trusting God in the Impossible

“Jesus looked at them and said, ‘With man this is impossible, but with God all things are possible.’” Matthew 19:26, NIV1984   God is a God of the impossible. I was reminded of this truth by our new pastor, Jordan Easley, this past Sunday as he preached on God doing impossible things in our life. […]

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