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From Bulimia to Hope

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For twelve years before I accepted Christ into my life, I struggled with bulimia, an eating disorder in which a person binges on food and …

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Jesus the Lobbyist

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You’re a lobbyist? You’d almost have better luck putting “Top Used-Car Salesman” on your resumé. Politicians, especially those with an ambitious eye on a comfy …

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My Biggest Crush

Why two of them? They were identical twins, and to love one was to love the other. Basketball player tall. Pretty-man faces. Shock of black …

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God Sent Me Flowers

It was another wintry day. My preschool-aged daughter and I were grocery shopping. We had rushed into the store from the car to stay as …

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Sleepless Nights

I was having trouble falling asleep last night. So I tried to trick my racing thoughts into making sense. This is my poem for those …

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Consider the Sparrows

“Look, if you sold a few sparrows, how much money would you get? A copper coin apiece, perhaps? And yet your Father in heaven knows …

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Resurrection Hope

Dear God: My heart was so touched at Lupe’s funeral last night. The whole service was in Spanish—and I didn’t understand a word. Most of …

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Just Some Crumbs

When I was a junior in high school, I went through a minor case of depression. It started when I dropped out of my super-tough …

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