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Stories of Grace: The Gift of Citizenship

On Tuesday, March 11th, we joined a crowd of possibly 400 people to accept one of the biggest gifts we’ve ever received. Myself, my husband, and 235 others were candidates for Canadian citizenship. From all around the world we came, bringing together a delightful blend of languages, cultures, and life journeys. With our left hands… Read More Stories of Grace: The Gift of Citizenship

Five Minute Friday

The Significance of Small {Five Minute Friday}

Tears splash and a high pitched wail alert the fact that the vacuum has devoured yet another most precious toy. So small…how can a mother-eye detect its presence in time to save its life? And yet, those small ones are the most treasured toys of my little brood. Last night, after being shot out of… Read More The Significance of Small {Five Minute Friday}

Five Minute Friday

The Beauty of Loneliness {Five Minute Friday}

I see her…just married, a brand new missionary pastor’s wife in a brand new country. 2,000 miles from all family and friends. Thrust quickly and often into an unfamiliar medical system because of a life threatening pregnancy condition. She was me. Lonely. It doesn’t even come close to describing how it was played out in… Read More The Beauty of Loneliness {Five Minute Friday}