Soul Doing: What are You up to?

Life at the sixth grade lunch table can be a hard place to be. To be labeled a Goody-two-shoes was a kiss of death to anyone who longed to be popular. There aren’t enough hours in the day, or days in the year to accomplish all the good that needs doing. But we live in a world desperate for good, and that can be overwhelming at times. What is the balance of doing? Soul, what are you up to?

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God Himself is Making Me Whole

Today, I looked straight and brave into some broken places in my life, places bent and warped by the pressure of expectations, hard words, fears, and failures. I have counted the cost and uncovered the thin places made brittle with pretending. How well I know this soul need for God Himself. This caring One who makes everything, including me and my broken pieces, holy and whole.

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Pray It Forward

The world of a child is small–the neighborhood is the size of a universe. Somehow, the world expands and the challenges facing our children change. As each year passes, adulthood calls and the future opens. Together, let’s pray them forward into tomorrow, laying a foundation of faith that their steps may be firm.

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