Posts in the Category: general

a million sin-miles away (my testimony)

By Posted in - general & writing on July 1st, 2014 2 Comments

As I mentioned in my last post, I recently got to share my testimony with my new church family at Austin Ridge Bible Church.  In doing so, I realized I had never really never …

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By Posted in - general & Uncategorized on June 24th, 2014 3 Comments

I swear I won’t cry/make you cry in this post.  I MEAN… WOW– I think there’s been enough of all that for awhile. So thanks for crying alongside me a couple weeks ago about our sweet puppy dog (if …

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ode to the pee-pie

By Posted in - dogs & general on June 3rd, 2014 12 Comments

(be sure to click “show images” for this piece.)

As I sat sniffling in my bathtub yet again last night, I berated myself for just how ludicrous this really is.  I should …

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cats and other metaphors

By Posted in - general on May 20th, 2014 6 Comments

Sorry to have been a stranger, dear reader, but life has been happening.  And by happening, I mean imploding in small bits all around and inside of me, making it very difficult to sign on and …

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good friday

By Posted in - general & writing on April 18th, 2014 1 Comments

Good Friday

Who am I, that you’d suffer and die
That your innocent blood would let
So that I’d be redeemed and now be free
To be the person I am not yet

The nails that …

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yet another obsession of mine

By Posted in - general & random on April 6th, 2014 2 Comments

I love – and I mean crazy-love – thunderstorms.  I am a self-diagnosed Doppler Dork & Storm Stalking Psycho.  I don’t know if it is the danger or the drama or what, but nearly nothing …

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40 days

By Posted in - general & talks on March 4th, 2014 2 Comments

Lent is still kind of new and confusing to me.  Every year when it arrives, I have to go google it and try to re-understand the history behind the custom so I can try to wrap my brain around it a …

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By Posted in - general & music on February 14th, 2014 0 Comments

I know this is Valentine’s Day and I realize it makes me a bit of a curmudgeon to not write some touchy-feely-sappy piece about how love makes the world go ’round.  It seems to be …

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By Posted in - general on January 23rd, 2014 8 Comments

I always hated being the new kid. I never liked that vulnerable and exposed feeling of standing there in front of a new class, book bag in hand and eyes on the floor, knowing the …

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By Posted in - general & writing on January 21st, 2014 2 Comments

Refine me as silver, Lord. Make me your own
Mold me and shape me  from your righteous throne
Jesus, my Savior, my trust is in you
To take this old sinner and make something new
Without you, …

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