Baggage

When I think back on my teenage years and young adult life, I recall a great deal of baggage. I had undergone multiple forms of abuse, starting at a young age. Over time, different life events added to the previous collection of hurts. Being bullied in school brought about low self-worth. Caving into peer pressures landed me into an…

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Weeding Yields Renewing

I’ve spent a considerable amount of time pulling weeds this summer. Our driveway, along with other areas in our yard, slowly became overwhelmed with weeds. Therefore, the daunting task of weeding needed to take place. My husband and I devoted one afternoon to weeding our driveway. We quickly realized we may be in over our…

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Offenses

I have to admit, I’m a person who becomes easily offended. When people say things, I tend to replay their words over and over again in my mind. I pondered this for a long time- wondering why this has come to be. I found the culprit to be in our culture. Someone seems to always…

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