So stories are basic to the faith…, because I think our faith, if it’s worth anything, comes from the story that each one of us has lived in this world, not just from what we heard from the pulpit. Our faith comes from our own individual stories. It is through our stories that God speaks to us and gives us the sense that they have a plot.

~Frederick Buechner  

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    Sometimes, I’m like David — “How Long, O Lord???” But also, I pray and praise, “in your presence there is fullness of joy” #HopeWriterLife #MessyStories #JesusOnlyJesus #Faith
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  • She is more precious than rubies
    “Wisdom has built her house; she has carved out her seven pillars.” “The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom and the knowledge of the Holy One is understanding.” Proverbs is full of wisdom and it is always referred to as “she.” She calls out to those walking by, she builds her home, …

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