418 || Abandoned—But Not By God
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418 || Abandoned—But Not By God

Shelly Robinson - April 28, 2017

Gabrielle Vaincre (not her real name) has been speaking with our own, Shelly Robinson, and the following story is a result of their conversations. Iheard God speak…

417 || The Story Behind David Dunn’s ‘Yellow Balloons’
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417 || The Story Behind David Dunn’s ‘Yellow Balloons’

Melissa Ford Thornton - April 12, 2017

The day his niece died, David Dunn’s world imploded. On September 18, 2015, David Dunn, who moved to Nashville when his music career gained momentum, was on…

416 || I Am a Habitual Porn User—Occasionally
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416 || I Am a Habitual Porn User—Occasionally

Christina Stolaas - March 31, 2017

Curtis: I was 12 years old when a friend showed me one of his dad’s pornography videos. That introduction to the female body provoked a curiosity that…

When Someone You Love is in the Hospital
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When Someone You Love is in the Hospital

Shattered Magazine - March 18, 2016

You’re standing in front of a hospital vending machine with a handful of quarters and no appetite. This wasn’t how you were planning to spend your week,…

6 Tips for Surviving Your Family This Thanksgiving
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6 Tips for Surviving Your Family This Thanksgiving

Emily Gehman - November 24, 2014

"I don’t like stuffing.” “I’m not a huge fan of the cranberry stuff.” “Is this green bean casserole gluten free?” "Why did you fix this? Again!" Sound familiar?…

243 || Seeing His Hands & Feet
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243 || Seeing His Hands & Feet

Dan Andree - November 15, 2014

December 7, 2013: There I was, all snug in my bed, with visions of sleep dancing in my tired head. When all at once an alert I…

235 || Time Well-Spent, Love Well-Shared, & Jesus Well-Celebrated
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235 || Time Well-Spent, Love Well-Shared, & Jesus Well-Celebrated

Katie Bivens - November 13, 2014

I am not the most domestic person on the planet. In fact, I’m generally not the most domestic person in the room—any room. This tends to cause…

205 || Outback America: Taking Families On An Everlasting Adventure
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205 || Outback America: Taking Families On An Everlasting Adventure

May Patterson - September 2, 2014

The first time I took my teenage son, Will, to an Outback America weekend on a rural farm near Tuscaloosa, Alabama, I was not so sure I wanted…

203 || Learning About Community From My Parents’ Basement
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203 || Learning About Community From My Parents’ Basement

Emily Gehman - August 27, 2014

Meanwhile, in my parents’ basement…” I’ve been teased with this phrase frequently over the last two years since my college graduation, and I’m okay with that. Yes,…

188 || Thankful for This Path
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188 || Thankful for This Path

Kim Metz - August 12, 2014

By year nine of our marriage, my husband, Brian, and I had settled down in Huntsville, Alabama, and were more than ready to start our family. Negative…