They Are Promises

This Monday School is different. I was so encouraged this week that I wanted to pass it on. I hope you are encouraged as well. The words of Jesus and the story I refer to are found in Mark 12:28-34 and Numbers 13 and 14. How Do I Do That? Ten or so years ago,…

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Giant Church Inc, Who Do You Think You Are?

If you’ve listened to the Rise and Fall of Mars Hill podcast you understand the title of the post. In the introduction of each episode, Mark Driscoll yells, “Who do you think you are?” No matter how many times I hear it, I can’t get used to the level of rage in his voice. He…

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Deep Work & News Just For You

I’ve curated a lot of good stuff for you and I share some news. This installment of Just For You has a door of hope, deep work, and deconstruction. We could all use some of those. A Door of Hope Last year I learned about spiritual direction and have enjoyed the deep blessing of meeting…

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It Is Well

I went back to the Emigrant Wilderness for a 6 night/7day backpacking trip. It was like I’d never been there before. Of course, I remembered some of the trails and the lakes. They’re unforgettable. What I mean is that I was in awe every day. That kind of majestic beauty is not something one could…

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For All the Ladies and the Men Who Love Them

This installment of Just For You is all about the ladies. It’s about the men, too, because men are part of all the ladies’ lives. I’m celebrating the good work of a couple of my fellow co-laborers, who themselves celebrate the good work of their sisters. One writes about a woman in the Bible who…

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Hello, I’m Marie.

I’m wholeheartedly devoted to learning how to live like it matters and passionate about encouraging others to do the same.
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