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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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Trusting God in the Impossible

Filed in Charles, Encouragement, faith, Life by on June 6, 2014 2 Comments
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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Your Labor is Not in Vain

Your Labor is Not in Vain

 “But thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ! Therefore, my dear brothers, be steadfast, immovable, always excelling in the Lord’s work, knowing that your labor in the Lord is not in vain.” 1 Corinthians 15:57-58 Last night one of our caregivers commented that she didn’t know how I […]

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Winning the Prize

Filed in Charles, Christian Walk, chronic illness, Encouragement, faith by on January 31, 2014 1 Comment
Winning the Prize

I found myself in a position that I thought the Lord was really moving things forward with our ministry back in October. I know that He was but the circumstances that have occurred since then leave me questioning everything at times. I am left with the question sometimes of how can I move forward? Right […]

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I Can’t Imagine: Living through Crisis without Christ

I Can’t Imagine: Living through Crisis without Christ

I have cried many tears today and had many scary moments. There was nothing that could have truly helped prepare me to see my husband, my wonderful Charlie become critical and struggling through his every breath. But no matter how scary, I knew the Lord was with me and would never leave me. It was […]

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How God Uses the “Unfair”

Filed in Charles, faith, God's will, Legacy, Life by on November 17, 2011 6 Comments
How God Uses the “Unfair”

The other night after coming home from a wonderful dinner to celebrate our 1 month anniversary, I was helping the evening shift get Charles ready for bed because we were understaffed. Though I have seen and helped with his nightly routine many times, I was nearly overcome by the way we seemed to be disorganized […]

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