Tag Archives: guilt

Dear Churches, Please Do Not Acknowledge Mother’s Day

After I came back from Richmond deflated from my only Christmas “celebration”, I volunteered to work Mother’s Day weekend. I likely would have worked anyway because I don’t like to go to church on that day. To explain, I have written … Continue reading

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Needs – Daniell Koepke

I have been wondering for a while whether to post this quote on my blog or not.  They aren’t my words. They belong to someone I’ve never met. Yet this person seems to know me in ways I’ve never shared. … Continue reading

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Broken Promises Hurt

“Don’t make a promise you can’t keep.” I’ve learned through this wilderness journey there is only One person who we can trust with the promise and covenant that we, well, at least I, do not deserve, yet it’s still given. … Continue reading

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The Prodigal Son Returns

Luke 15:17-19 17But when he came to himself he said, “How many of my father’s hired hands have bread enough and to spare, but here I am dying of hunger! 18I will get up and go to my father, and … Continue reading

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A Prodigal Daughter?

21Then the son said to him, ‘Father, I have sinned against heaven and before you; I am no longer worthy to be called your son.’ Sunday’s lectionary scripture is about the Prodigal Son. (Luke 15:11b-32) I imagine this scripture has … Continue reading

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