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God loves me, and I got cancer.

God loves me, and I got cancer.
It’s been ten years since I had cancer, and I still need answers. This concerns me. I think about, write about, and even speak about cancer a lot. Yet even after all this time, I don’t have it packaged up in a neat little box I can put in the corner and say, “Yep, that’s what cancer is and this...
August 7th, 2013 | Essays, God Knows | Read More

A god with dirty feet.

A god with dirty feet.
I can’t give up being a Christian. God knows, I’ve tried. The thing I find most compelling about Christianity isn’t the church, the Bible, the promises, the grace, the hope or the salvation. In fact, on any given day, I question what those things actually mean, and what they mean to me. I don’t...
May 27th, 2013 | Essays, God Knows | Read More

Your Wonderful, Powerful, Imperfect Story

Your Wonderful, Powerful, Imperfect Story
We live in a success-oriented society. On the whole, we highly value ease, comfort, perfection, excellence, progress and achievement. We’re encouraged to plan and organize our lives at every juncture and in every respect to best place ourselves for the ease, comfort and success we value so highly,...
January 24th, 2013 | God Knows | Read More