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It is finished!

Uncertainty – it is a miserable state to be in! Since last May, when unemployment for us entered into our lives once again, we have been playing the waiting game. Waiting to see if a job opportunity would open up … Continue reading

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Thanks again, Dave Ramsey (I think…)

The bottom-line-on-top message is this: Rob was let go from his job this past Friday :-( But if you want the extended happier, silver-lining version, then read on :-) ********* It was a little more than 2 years ago that … Continue reading

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wait! I am not a good person yet!!!

Call it what you want, but I think the term providential fits the scenario rather appropriately. I mean really, how wonderful that the sermon at our church spoken the Sunday immediately following Rob’s termination was entitled, “The Good News of … Continue reading

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vomit + broken shop vac = a visit to church (using providential math to see the good)

And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose. Romans 8:28 As time marches on to the tune of uncertainty, emotions chime in and … Continue reading

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ummm…. he doesn’t have any money

I love it! You spend time deliberating much over the words to use with your children when trying to explain weighty matters, making careful mention of key points, clarifying with much detail what is going on in ways they can … Continue reading

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promise and provision

And my God will supply all your needs according to His riches in glory in Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:19 Over the last couple of days following Rob’s lay-off, the above verse is one that has brought me much comfort. Trying … Continue reading

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Let Go & Letting Go

The phone rang on Wednesday with the news. It was only 4pm, but Rob had called in the afternoon to tell me he was coming home. He needed to tell me why and asked if I was sitting down. Even … Continue reading

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