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Story Harvest

During the Storm

On our second day of camping we wake to high winds, torrents of rain, and muddy water spilling inside our tent. “We’re packing it in!” …

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Certification Exam

answering questions on a test sheet

It is indeed a joy to announce that I PASSED my counseling certification exam! I was hesitant to let anyone know I even took the …

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Skiing Saddleback

skier going downhill

Icy terror clutched my stomach as I looked down the sheer mountainside beneath my skis. “I can’t do this, Danny. I’m hiking out.” My boyfriend, …

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Washing Her Feet

washing dirty feet

As a shy and insecure 13-year-old, I had a thousand different thoughts when my youth pastor asked me if I wanted to go on an …

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An Unknown Path

riding skateboard

This can’t end well, I thought, as I rode down the hill on my longboard. What if just around this bend it drops off or …

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Calling for Help

red car crash

Thirty years ago, my wife Roberta had a “rebirth” experience.  Let me explain: She and I had been married for five years and were living …

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Putting Away Christmas

Christmas tabletop decoration with tree on top of van

In many households, as well as mine, somewhere near the first of the year, the inevitable putting away of Christmas occurs. The holidays are over …

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