Lean On Me: Fear, Noise and Money in the Mailbox

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I am an introvert. I like quiet. I like my space. I am independent and recharge alone and don’t like interruptions.

And the God who placed my husband and I in East Lake knows me, because living here messes with me. It alters my sense of safety. It interrupts my privacy and violates my illusion of control.

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Snapshots of Grace (Or, Writing After Writer’s Block)

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Lots of activity + writer’s block = not much new on the blog. I have been feeling better since starting our new nutrition approach, which has allowed me to be more active. On the flipside, I’ve not been as quiet and contemplative, which has made me less aware of things to write about.

I pause to reflect. I remember little moments, snapshots of grace. 

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He Takes and He Gives: Community, Part 2

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Last week, I wrote about how I got bi-polar sick after tutoring at the local elementary school, and how the Lord used it to refocus my attention on Him. This week, he is quieting my heart again through what He takes and gives. 

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