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January 23, 2013

Game Changer

“Failure is not the end.” It is a phrase thrown out there a lot, but do we really see it for what it’s worth? Do we […]
January 17, 2013

Take Every Thought Captive

Is there anything more powerful than the amazing peace we experience in those moments when we surrender our will over to God and abide in His […]
January 4, 2013

Are You Hungry?

Almost every day I wake up hungry for something: breakfast, fresh air, a cup of coffee, fellowship with friends, maybe even a few more minutes of […]
November 20, 2012


Truth can be so remarkably subtle. A thing so bright and clear, so obvious — and yet we simply fail to see it. And it can […]
November 15, 2012

Which Path?

One day, I found myself speaking out at a time when it would have been better to be a good listener. I was really embarrassed and […]
October 31, 2012

Too good to be true?

Since coming to House of Hope, I feel like I have been constantly invited, often challenged, to believe and live in the promises of God. To […]
October 23, 2012

When my best isn’t good enough

I drive away, relief in solitude allowing at last the fractured bits of self to bend, snap. I break, rivulets forming, flowing. I tried so hard. […]
October 16, 2012

What about me?

Grace and mercy resonate with the deepest part of my soul And I can tell that God has bestowed upon me this precious gift Because time […]
October 9, 2012

Little Dee Dee

I saw her again today sweet little Dee Dee playing with dishes in the tiny cupboard mom made in the basement early in December many winters ago. […]