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                            The actual name of the SHARE conference is, of course, Family Education Conference, so I figured I should review my week by blogging about the stuff I learned. So, in mostly no particular order, here are my top 5. 1. Everyone

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Sunday afternoon, I was battling anxiety as the SHARE Family Conference in Sopron, Hungary, loomed closer – and my¬†imminent¬†entry into youth ministry. I’m not at all a typical youth group person – I’m an introvert, I tend to dislike large amounts of giggling, and thought I had nothing in common with a 13 year old.

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I’ve blogged before about the Africa Gospel Church Baby Center in Kenya, a home for abandoned or orphaned babies, including babies with HIV/AIDS. Staci Keter, the director, frequently sends out email updates about new babies or babies that have found adoptive parents. Today, I got one that I felt needed to be shared. “Yesterday, we

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My friend Ben posted this poem a few days ago on his blog, and I was so struck and dazzled by it, I just had to pass it on. Failure is such a harsh force in our lives, but God is so amazing – He loves us and uses us for His glory despite our

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I’ve had this picture up on my Work Wall for over a year now. (More about the Work Wall another day) It’s from Readymade magazine, a really cool magazine for hip DIY-ers. I am not a hip DIY-er, but sometimes I would like to be, so I live vicariously through reading Readymade. Here’s a close-up