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What We Read: Kirsten

One of my favorite parts of living in a city that has very defined seasons is the natural division of life into phases.  Summer days filled with running and biking along the lakeshore give way to fall days spent in a pub with a crisp beer and a mass of college sweatshirts, which gives way to the cozy days of winter – when staying home becomes a necessity and a comfort.   627 more words


Day 25: Nineteen Milkshakes

“In everything I showed you that by working hard in this manner you must help the weak and remember the words of the Lord Jesus, that He Himself said, ‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.'” — 

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Day 24: White Paint

“Love each other with genuine affection, and take delight in honoring each other.” – Romans 12:10

When you can find joy in the 86-degree humid Florida sun while tediously applying two coats of white paint on 86 posts, there’s something really special working through there.

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Fire Dancers

For a humble man, Father Elias Nieves inspires a raucous party.

More than 2,000 miles from his home town and 87 years after his death, the martyred priest headlined an all-day extravaganza at St. 229 more words


We, the Wildflowers

I recently started reading Thérèse of Lisieux’s autobiography, The Story of a Soul. This book—oh, this book.

St. Thérèse is—well, she’s holy, is the thing. 444 more words


I Am with you Always

“I am with you always, to the very end of the age.” Mathew 28:20

“God has always been my help; He has led me by the hand since I was a child and I count on Him now. 20 more words