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Expecting??

Expecting??
October 3, 2014 No Comments »

From Rebecca: Zero expectations, zero disappointments. This may sound a little drastic, but, in certain regards, it’s true. I was listening to a very powerful speaker recently, who was talking about just this subject. He was quite engaging about this ... Read More »

Livid Lena

Livid Lena
September 26, 2014 No Comments »

From Joan: When I left you last week, I was in the middle of my tale about a surly waitress named Lena. Basically, what happened was that my family and I were having dinner at a Japanese steakhouse known for ... Read More »

Sushi Spar

Sushi Spar
September 19, 2014 No Comments »

From Joan: I used to like the name Lena. I just liked the way it sounded as it casually rolled along the tip of my tongue.  Le – na, I would repeat to myself as I appreciated the cadence of ... Read More »

Red and Yellow, Black and White…..

Red and Yellow, Black and White…..
August 29, 2014 No Comments »

From Joan: “Red and yellow, black and white, we are precious in His sight.” I first heard these song lyrics many years ago, and they have always spoken to me about God’s unconditional love for all of us. His love ... Read More »

Happy Fourth!

Happy Fourth!
July 4, 2014 No Comments »

From Rebecca and Joan: This week we just want to write a short, but sweet, Happy Fourth of July note to everyone! We hope you all are doing something fun to celebrate with family, friends, or someone special this wonderful ... Read More »

Parting Was Not Sweet Sorrow

Parting Was Not Sweet Sorrow
April 18, 2014 No Comments »

From Joan: Last week I told the story of a dilemma my friend Jim and I had gotten into while recently having lunch at my favorite Chinese restaurant. It didn’t have anything to do with the food. That was delicious. ... Read More »

The Lo Mein Dilemma

The Lo Mein Dilemma
April 11, 2014 No Comments »

From Joan: “Do you really live like that… like what you write about in your blog?” my friend, Jim, asked me in disbelief. I don’t think I’ll ever forget that question since it came from a man whose life is ... Read More »

The Saga: Identity in Crisis

The Saga: Identity in Crisis
July 30, 2013 1 Comment »

From Rebecca: Hi Everyone! Our Saga series continues. Last week I told you about a very critical thing God showed me during my down time from dance.  I was making dance an idol, allowing it to reign supreme in my ... Read More »

Making up is Hard to Do

Making up is Hard to Do
June 18, 2013 No Comments »

From Joan: As I was reading Rebecca’s post from last week about keeping no record of wrongs, I immediately thought of an incident in my life that precisely illustrates Rebecca’s point. I felt compelled to write about the situation because ... Read More »

Double Drama on the Tarmac

Double Drama on the Tarmac
June 14, 2013 No Comments »

  One of our readers recently contacted us to tell us how much she appreciated a previous post in which Joan described her unpleasant encounter with a woman on a plane. Our reader, too, had just had a disagreeable interaction ... Read More »