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Job and Solomon

As a young believer I spent a lot of time studying the New Testament to learn about the Jesus I was following. Now, years later, I find myself spending time in the Old Testament. The stories and themes of the … Continue reading

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Do tell

This past week we went to visit my family in my home state. It has been over eighteen months since we left in a whirlwind of hurt and confusion to settle in a new place and start over.  While we … Continue reading

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Yes, no, and wait

As I have gone on my faith journey there have been times when I have prayed fervently for God to answer my prayers and I have always encountered one of three answers; Yes, No, or Wait. If I hear yes … Continue reading

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Gains and losses

Once my husband and I knew we were moving the question came, “What to do with the livestock?” We had thirty-five birds: chickens, ducks, and geese and two goats (a nanny and her kid). We sold the birds almost immediately, … Continue reading

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Here and there

These past three weeks have been a roller coaster ride of emotions, exhaustion, and nervous excitement. It seems as if every twist and turn has brought a new vista and the sensation of my stomach dropping to my knees all … Continue reading

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Job: before and after

Job is the one person in the Bible who many see as the example of long-suffering. Not many seem to remember the rest of his story. In the beginning of the book Job, Satan comes to God, (Job 1:6-12) “Now … Continue reading

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