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Redefining Failure

By: Abigail Driscoll Shame. Guilt. Worthlessness. Inadequacy. These are feelings many of us are all too familiar with, especially when it comes to failure. Maybe you applied for a job you really wanted and after interviewing, the company decided to move on with a different candidate. Maybe you started a…
January 9, 2016
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The Busy Badge

By Juliandra Durkin Recently, I was struck with an unintentional break from the busyness of my non-stop life the past few weeks, when I started feeling sick and run down with a cold. I had been pushing myself with vigor for exciting, new volunteer and work activities and I think…
September 11, 2015

Let Him Help

by: Erin Weidemann Do you ever find it hard to let someone help? I do. It doesn’t really matter what it is. I could be standing red-faced in the kitchen with my mitts around a pickle jar, on the wrong end of a silent “twist off ” with the lid.…
June 4, 2015

The Dreamer

by Kristina Fertala 0 false 18 pt 18 pt 0 0 false false false Have you ever had this thought before? In another life I would be super outgoing, be bold, enjoy roller coasters, get better grades, have a beautiful voice and “live a little more.” Nearly every single one of…
September 13, 2012

Perfectly Imperfect

by Natalie Lynn Borton Three times I pleaded with the Lord to take it away from me. But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore I will boast all the more gladly about my weaknesses, so that Christ’s…
June 27, 2012

Little Drummer Boy

by Natalie Lynn Borton Although my all-time favorite Christmas song is O, Holy Night (specifically the version by The Fray), this season I just can't get enough of The Little Drummer Boy. It seems to be playing everywhere, and the lyrics are resonating with me in a way they never…
December 22, 2011