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Years of Frustration

Frustration Yearning.  Unfulfilled longing.  Discontent.  Unsatisfied.  JUST NOT HAPPY.  The irritation that an oyster feels when a parasite has worked its way inside.  Hang tight, buddy.  A pearl’s in your future.  This is what I felt those first years after receiving the baptism in the Holy Spirit. I told you of how I hungered for every ounce of Word… Continue reading Years of Frustration

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Choosing Responsive Obedience When Really, You Just Want to Nap

I can’t tell you how much I don’t want to coöperate with my new personal trainer. Yes, I can.  Oh! let me tell you how much I DON’T WANT TO DO IT.  Any of it. I want to read about it and learn the technical terms for each part of my body and how they… Continue reading Choosing Responsive Obedience When Really, You Just Want to Nap