Tag Archives: God’s provision

“Ugly Couch Contest” …

… that’s what the ad said. To enter, we were to send a photo of our torn, stained and dilapidated couch and the ugliest couch would win a set of new slipcovers for its owners. I had to laugh, thinking … Continue reading

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On Dying Like a Dog

I started this blog before I knew there was such a thing. I conceived it as a light-hearted look at the joys and frustrations of living amidst the rubble and renewal of an on-going renovation. I figured I’d salt it … Continue reading

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What if Nothing Ever Changes?

“You don’t know what I’ve been through!” It’s the plaintive cry of many of us when we’re told to be content. As if there were a special category of troubles that exempts a sufferer from contentment. But the apostle Paul … Continue reading

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A Brief History of God’s Provision

It needed a lot of work. Monsieur’s work stresses combined with a shortage of funds since I had quit my job to raise our children at home, meant that progress in transforming it into my House of Dreams was slow. Continue reading

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