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I think this may be the first truly crazy thing I have ever decided to do. I am participating in the Polar Plunge. Let me explain. Over the past few years, my love of the outdoors and outdoor activities had … Continue reading

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Ouch and My First Day

So yesterday I fell through our back porch. It’s not as bad as it sounds, but it hurts worse than it looks. I was climbing down from the roof and onto the railing of the porch when I lost my balance … Continue reading

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Tomorrow

I probably won’t be able to sleep tonight. After all, tomorrow is a big day. Tomorrow marks my official first day at my new teaching position. If you’ve known me for a few years, you know I’ve been all over … Continue reading

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Far Too Long

What am I doing here? I was embarrassed to realize my last post was over a year ago. A lot has happened, enough that I don’t know where to begin. I’ve changed schools twice, from a Career Center to a … Continue reading

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Coincidences and Blessings

This originally appeared as my first feature as a guest post on Christian blogger Jennifer J. Kelly‘s excellent blog. Be sure to follow her. I guarantee you will be changed by her optimism and her honesty. You can find the … Continue reading

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Just As You Are

I warn you, I am one of those liberal, open-minded Christians who thinks church is just as much for the sinner as for the saint. Maybe more. I remember as a teenager, struggling with what I had been taught in … Continue reading

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How Much More… Trusting God and Seeking First

I recently read a few pages of a book published by Reader’s Digest, Exploring the Secrets of Nature. As much as I know about the natural world, I always feel like there is more to learn. I have always been fascinated … Continue reading

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