Okay, now what?

Preapproved 1

“Be careful what you ask for,” they say.  They’re right! I participated in a SITS (the Secret is In The Sauce) “Comment Love” challenge for bloggers a few weeks ago.  We had five days to comment on 75 blogs and potentially receive 75 comments.  Yeah.   😯 A week later, Embrace the Struggle had its … Read More


I’m not here for the fear!

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My getaway bag was packed.  After 9/11, I got caught up in the hype about being prepared in case another terrorist act occurred.  Living near the capital of the free world–a most likely spot for terrorists to attack, again–I took the dire warnings to heart.   So I got the recommended duffle bag ready:   … Read More


Battle of the but

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God is bigger than your but. Hey, keep your minds elevated!  There was one “t” in the last word of that very first sentence.  So yes, God is bigger than your but, no matter the form it takes.  Big, small, overpowering, underwhelming–to God, it’s no big whoop. The thing is, our buts tend to be … Read More