Helping Hurting People Find Hope

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I love. I laugh. I seek. I SAP. I grieve. I grow. I write. I write. I write... And somewhere along the way I learned some things worthy of sharing. Start here to learn more.

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Find inspiration, support and encouragement, as well as specific tools and organizations that can help. Plus, learn how serving others in the midst of your pain can renew your spirit.

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For me, it's just pouring out my heart about things that matter. My prayer is that you will find a little nugget of truth to help you along on your own seeking to find journey.

Finish Well
January 1, 2019

Finish Well

(a continuation of my 12/29/18 WOY post) In retrospect, I see that the phrase “finish well” had been popping into my mind for months, long before I ever consciously began trying to discern my 2019 Word-of-the-Year. Finish Well had become a theme running through much of what I was seeing, hearing, reading and thinking about … Read More

by Mary
Better than a New Year’s Resolution: WOY
December 29, 2018

Better than a New Year’s Resolution: WOY

New Year’s resolutions rarely turn out well for me. By mid-year—sometimes by mid-January—my best laid plans almost always fall apart. I forget or give up, and then make excuses about why my carefully crafted goals, objectives and methodologies weren’t so important anyway. After half a century of beating myself up over my lack of self-discipline, … Read More

by Mary
Run with Endurance
November 20, 2018

Run with Endurance

Practice makes perfect. Remember that saying? Parents, teachers and other leaders from our childhood pushed us toward excellence by encouraging us not to quit, but instead to try, try again. I’ve come to realize that some of the trials set before us are God-given pushes toward excellence. They are lessons that teach us how to run … Read More

by Mary