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What We Can Learn in a Hurricane

Psalm 86 It amazes me that Hurricane Matthew happened 3 weeks ago. Feels like forever, yet it wasn’t that long ago. It feels like forever, yet people are still working to get back to some sort of normalcy. We knew … Continue reading

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It’s a Dark Place

It’s a Dark Place Can’t to go through it alone Some days, not even possible To make it to the other side. Push through with all that is mighty and strong Even when it hurts with it’s own will and strength … Continue reading

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Ninth Day of Christmastide, Hope in Darkness

On the Ninth Day of Christmastide, i learned that my blessings from Thursday included deep, dark conversations with patients. I am blessed to be able to sit with patients in their most vulnerable and darkest states and talk with them … Continue reading

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The Tension of Christmas 2013: Ducks, Methodists, Deaths and Families

Disclaimer: These have been my thoughts over the past week.  Excuse the lack of editing. If i edit it, then i will be hiding the tension.  i don’t want to do that either. —— I think I finally figured out … Continue reading

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A Letter to President Obama

Still not sure what to say or feel. Anger? Dismay? Numb? Nothing? Just like every other president? When will it stop? Will there ever be peace? Will there ever be hope for the people right here? I don’t know.  Here … Continue reading

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Love Is An Action Verb

“Love is an action verb. You can say it all you want, but it’s what you do with it that matters.” That phrase was mentioned to me this past week, from a family member of a patient. She is the … Continue reading

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¿Estoy lista?

This scripture came to me in prayer this week. Jeremiah 29:11-14: For surely I know the plans I have for you, says the Lord, plans for your welfare and not for harm, to give you a future with hope. Then when you call upon … Continue reading

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