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The Blessing of a Song

Photo by Jefferson Santos on Unsplash These days, watching the news or scrolling through social media often leaves me feeling discouraged and drained. The world is chaotic, full of noise. High tensions. Pointing fingers. But Christians are called to stand firm in the faith, to be rooted in […]

Taking Out the Garbage

Excerpt by Deborah Detering Photo by Steve Johnson on Unsplash My mother-in-law, in the twenty years we lived nearby, never reminded me to empty my garbage pail. When those I love are having trouble with old hurts, new relationships, or addictions, I want to tell them, “Your garbage can is […]

Poetry: Between Two Storms

Poem by Lora Harvey Image by Photo by NOAA on Unsplash Barely adrift long after the last raging storm has passed. The beating, scorching sun an equally opposing enemy, and just as brutal. Surrounded by taunting waves lapping against my parched skin. Teasing me with their deceiving nature; […]