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Category Archives: Faith
Fearfully and wonderfully made
I use the Bible app, and tonight’s verse is one of my very favorites: “You made all the delicate, inner parts of my body and knit me together in my mother’s womb. Thank you for making me so wonderfully complex! … Continue reading
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You will not drown
I think I always believed that Christians were happier because their lives were better. This made me angry. It made me jealous. They seemed self-righteous to me, and like everything was going great for them all of the time. I … Continue reading
Happy Mother’s Day
Today is a day that should not need a holiday. I feel as though I was aware of the importance of moms before I became one, but really, how could I have been? It’s a calling that, when diligently performed, … Continue reading
Posted in Daily baby O2, Faith, family, Jacob stories, motherhood Tagged boys, brothers, cute, Daddy, family, gifts, grace, jackson, jacob, kids, life, love, mama, mommy, Mother's Day, motherhood, smile, sweet, teacup, unconditional Leave a comment
Yesterday was the boys’ second baptism birthday. We marked the occasion with candles in chocolate chip cookies, and set out some pictures and mementos.
Posted in Faith, Jackson's Milestones, Milestones Tagged baptism, Birthday, celebrate, children of God, jackson, jacob, love, second, year Leave a comment
Posted in Daily baby O2, Faith, family, Jacob stories Tagged Alexis, Bible, church, galactic starveyors, grammie, jackson, jacob, outer space, santa ana, school, summer, trinity united presbyterian, Tustin, vbs Leave a comment
Every time I hear this song I think of my brother. “I see you dressed in white, all of your wrongs made right.”
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Faith after the death of my brother
This is going to be a tough post to write. My faith has high and low moments these days. At times, I am confident it’s the only thing getting me through, and then I stumble upon this. I’m working on … Continue reading
The last day of VBS 2016
Posted in daily baby, Daily baby O2, Faith, family Tagged 2016, Alexis, fun, grammie, jacob, science, trinity kids, trinity presbyterian, vbs Leave a comment
How are you doing?
It has been five months, 21 days and about 13 hours since I received the worst phone call of my life. What everyone wants to know is how I am doing. What everyone wants to hear is that I am … Continue reading
I have days that are harder than others. Today, for example, is a hard day. While most days pass without tears, today I have felt like crying since the morning. Some of you, like my husband, will want to know … Continue reading