Dear Alex, You Have Really Done It

I first met Alex Ike about 20 years ago while her family was on furlough in Georgia. We became fast friends and spent countless hours running around our church building, getting poison ivy in the woods and laughing at everything. Alex is one of those people who makes you feel more like yourself when you're … Continue reading Dear Alex, You Have Really Done It

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The Practice of Thankfulness

“Tell me three things you are thankful for.” Jordan Watson sat across from me and a couple of other girls sprawled across her living room floor. We had been sitting there for a couple of hours, talking, but the conversation had become pretty dark. We had all found ourselves in the same sort of uncomfortable … Continue reading The Practice of Thankfulness