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Archive for the ‘grief’ Category

stinking independence

November 11, 2008

i’m tired of independence and individualism. they are two concepts that have played out horribly for the most part in human existance… • they separated us from God in the garden • they block our interdependence and love for each other • they give us too high a view of our own achievements and worth […]

sweet youth group night

January 27, 2008

tonight was sweet at youth group! just a few people but that made it more fun, more personal and more meaningful. besides the great food [chicken fajitas] and fun together playing spoons, we also had some very good time in God’s word.tonight’s topic was “everybody hurts”. no, not the r.e.m. song. so what we did […]

everything yet nothing changes

January 12, 2008

in the midst of death and tragedy, there has been tremendous change here in holland in the last week to a 48 hours. a mother has died a father is charged a heart attack threatens life cancer rears it’s ugly head a student has died and their friends injured and so many are mourning, grieving […]

my savior loves my savior lives

January 11, 2008

maybe these can be some words of hope and comfort [better than i would ever come up with] for some of the students and families around holland that are hurting these last few days and weeks. i know there are many who hurting are and probably even more that i don’t even know about. so […]