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The Greatest Commandment: Soul

Water. Covered. Everything. Well, every inch of the floor. My feet were completely submerged in an ocean of water...gushing from our busted water heater. Unfortunately, we didn't realize the problem until 12 hours into the constant cascade of water onto the basement tile and carpet. Although a flooded basement is par for the course for… Continue reading The Greatest Commandment: Soul

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The Greatest Commandment – Heart

It's a new morning and a new week. Where is your heart in this moment? I'd like to explore the first part of Mark 12:30 today... I'll level with you. My heart isn't always where it needs to be when I wake up each morning. It's sometimes buried in worry or heavy with fear. Sometimes… Continue reading The Greatest Commandment – Heart

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The Day My Three-Year-Old Announced Our Miscarriage in Church

*Disclaimer... this story is not within the realm of my usual blog post genres. Full disclosure: I've been putting off writing and posting this for several months. But during those months I've felt God wrap this part of my story in a sense of urgency to share it. I'm not sure who is meant to… Continue reading The Day My Three-Year-Old Announced Our Miscarriage in Church

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Imagining Easter

He is Risen! Those glorious words resound throughout all nations this morning because, Praise be to God, our Saviour lives! I wanted to spend some time over this week mulling over the Easter story, from start to finish. I find that imagery really helps me better understand the Scriptures. And if there's anything to better understand… Continue reading Imagining Easter

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The Meaning Behind My Blog Name

After five years of blogging and nearly two years of running A Fresh Brewed Faith, I wanted to devote a post to the reasons behind this blog's name, and why I've chosen to make blogging such a passionate hobby of mine. It seems like there are always moments - on my blog and in my life - that require newness. A… Continue reading The Meaning Behind My Blog Name