Category: Encouragement

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Resilient

During a recent talk with my therapist she asked about my father. I hadn’t really talked about him much (you can learn more about him here) and once she added everything up she said, “You’re resilient.” Also, while in a virtual meeting at work a while back, a coworker described me as steadfast. What’s interesting is the word steadfast is on the list of … Read More Resilient

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Don’t Give Up

Last week I was on the phone with the receptionist at one of my mom’s doctors’ offices and I broke down. She called to explain that my mother needed to have a procedure done the very next day, and…..I broke down. What she didn’t know is that ten minutes earlier, I was on a call with my mom, her care provider and one of … Read More Don’t Give Up

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The Bad Guys

About a month ago, I was watching a movie with my 4 year old nephew. Ten minutes into the movie he asked who the bad guys were. Doing my best not to ruin the movie for him, I told him to keep watching and it would be obvious. Five minutes later he asked again. He likes to know the scary parts up front. He … Read More The Bad Guys

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This Year

Written on April 14th, 2021 While in the shower today, I’ve been in deep reflection about the happenings of this year. This has been a challenging start to the year. It’s been both revelatory and extremely hard. Through it all, God has shown up in incredible, Word-confirming ways! You haven’t heard from me for a while because I didn’t have the energy to write. … Read More This Year

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Survivor

A few weeks ago I was diagnosed with Covid-19. It’s been a roller coaster of sorts with the kind of ups and downs that are hard to explain. While talking to a friend who I see regularly on MarcoPolo, she said I don’t look sick at all. But I can see sickness in my eyes. I feel it in my body when I walk … Read More Survivor

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