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Spiritual Victory / Trusting God

How Comparison Keeps Us From God’s Best

On December 6, 2017

We all do it.  We compare ourselves to others.  We view something someone has or does as better than us.  And we feel jealous and insecure.  But then we compare ourselves to someone else and we find we’re better at something than them, and so we judge them and feel better about ourselves.  We’re continually trying to keep the scale…

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How Are You Responding to God’s Call?

On July 30, 2017

Recently I’ve been studying a few chapters of Exodus.  More specifically Exodus 19-20 and Exodus 32-33.  This is when Moses goes up Mount Sinai to meet with God and receive the Ten Commandments.  And then while Moses is on Mount Sinai and the Israelites fear Moses isn’t returning, so they build the golden calf. These are passages I’ve read before…

Special needs parenting / Trusting God

Releasing Expectations and Embracing God’s Plan

On February 13, 2017

The Problem with Expectations I’m sure we’ve all had them.  Expectations.  And we’ve all had not fun reactions when our expectations weren’t met. For example, I expected to do lots of fun things with my children, go on lots of fun play dates and adventures.  Instead, my children require frequent trips to specialists and therapists due to their special needs….