Rachel Lulich (Indiana, USA)
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Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds. - James 1:2 (NIV)
I grew up braving bees, skunks, and thorns to pick wild blackberries for the promise of winter pies. Recently, I picked alone, leaning into the thorny vines as always. I knew the thorns would scratch my legs and arms and snag my clothes as I stretched out for the ripe,...
What good thing has God recently put in the midst of my daily challenges?
To find joy in facing trials
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Compassion is the heartbeat of humanity. When we are living in our truest, deepest selves we know how to care and connect.”