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When the Going Gets Tough . . . Give Thanks!

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Giving thanks in all circumstances. It seems easier when things are going well and worry seems far. But as I’ve thought about thankfulness more deeply recently, I’ve pondered how we can make sense of this command when life is crashing around us.

11 Reasons to Celebrate Singleness

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Title: 11 Reasons to Celebrate Singleness Artwork by:YMI Description: …

When Work is Routine and Life is a Bore

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Disappointment. Boredom. Routine. These three words aptly described how I felt towards my job at the beginning of 2017.

ODJ: God's Perspective

When I signed up to become a chaplain in the British Royal Navy as a middle-aged man, the venture could have appeared to be a silly idea—something I should have never attempted. Surely I could have earned a living in a much safer and less strenuous environment. And yet, I felt compelled to pursue what I believe was God’s calling—choosing to rely on Him to strengthen me along the

ODB: Reframing The Picture

For 3 months I had a ringside seat— or should I say a bird’s-eye view—of God’s amazing handiwork. Ninety feet above the floor of Norfolk Botanical Garden, workers installed a webcam focused on the nest of a family of bald eagles, and online viewers were allowed to watch.When the eggs hatched, Mama and Papa Eagle were attentive to their offspring, taking turns hunting for food and guarding