Tag Archives: prayer

Grace in the Park

One-by-one the dandelions dropped upon my wife’s knee. Delivered by sullen-faced boys presenting their offerings of atonement before running back out into the field to gather more. After a few moments, my wife broke our conversation about the preceding hour’s … Continue reading

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Trusting In The God of Details

Perhaps one of the greatest live artistic performances of all time took place on Aug. 8, 2008 in Beijing. With the single sound of a drum, eminating from more than 2,000 drummers the 2008 Summer Olympics Opening Ceremony began. What followed … Continue reading

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A Time To Pray

Since we’re now involved in foster care officially, I think my heart and mind are more in tune with stories in the news involving abused children and social services. It sure seems like there are more headlines about tragic situations … Continue reading

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Taking Off

Well, our foster care Journey has left the terminal and is heading for takeoff. We’ve started the formal training process. Just a short ways in and I’m more convinced now than before of our calling to foster. My wife certainly … Continue reading

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Letter in the Mail

The other night, I was more out of breath than I had been in a very long time. The distance from my mailbox to my backdoor isn’t that far, but there’s just enough distance that my very out-of-shape self came … Continue reading

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