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Self-love and Esteem of Christ.

(via) As believers in Christ, our highest aim, goal, value and joy is: Christ, and Him glorified. Our culture esteems beauty and sex appeal as one of the highest values. We may say that all people are valuable, or that being smart or kind is more important (and maybe we actually kind of believe that),…

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here’s to August…

August is fast becoming one of my favorite months. I almost feel like I am betraying my younger self when I say this, but – I think the fall is absolutely my favorite season. It used to be summer, what with being a student and those being the blissful free-from-school months, the camp and pool…

roots.

God has blessed me in a lot of ways since moving to Morgantown, even though when people ask “How do you like it?” or “How are you doing?” I usually sigh and scramble for words to somehow express that it’s been really hard, without sounding all whine-y and self-centered (which I actually am, but –…

sufficiency for a weekend-workday

Dimness falls on my weekend-workday. After kissing 3 baby faces, praying sweet dreams over each, I gather strewn socks and cups. Order occurs only after dark in this season of our family’s life. I’m tired, and have to pray for grace and strength to do each of the next tasks. The temptation of discouragement flickers…