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Thoughts on Forgiveness

Owen is co-teaching a class on The Sermon on the Mount at church this semester. It has been wonderful and I’ve been able to see his teaching abilities blossom and grow. Recently,  someone in the class asked for some more … Continue reading

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Love endures… | Our Single Purpose

“Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.” 1 Corinthians 13:6-8a True Love endures. It perseveres. It never gives up. This love is not the ooey-gooey kind of … Continue reading

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Love is not easily angered… | Our Single Purpose

“Love is not easily angered.” (1 Cor 13:5b, NIV) We’ve all felt it (or maybe it’s just me)—that terrible angst that rises up in our hearts. Bitterness simmers just under the surface. We’ve reached our limit! We’ve had it up … Continue reading

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Words, words, words…

Chapter 27 of Proverbs has lots to say about interacting with those around us. A main way that we impact the hearts and lives around us is through our speech. So let’s talk about the words that come out of … Continue reading

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Top 10 Things I Miss About Being Single | Our Single Purpose

Owen and I have been married just over 8 months. I’ve learned a lot this first year and have lots to share. But for a little lighter fare, here is a list of my Top 10 things that I miss … Continue reading

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Role Model

“Do nothing from selfish ambition or conceit, but in humility count others more significant than yourselves. 4 Let each of you look not only to his own interests, but also to the interests of others. 5 Have this mind among yourselves, which … Continue reading

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Woman.

Excerpt from “The Essence of Femininity: A Personal Perspective” by Elisabeth Elliot in Recovering Biblical Manhood and Womanhood edited by Piper and Grudem. The first woman was made specifically for the first man, a helper, to meet, respond to, surrender … Continue reading

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