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Nevertheless, We Must Run Aground

  I recently picked up the book, “Keep a Quiet Heart” by Elisabeth Elliot. In all honesty, I picked it up because right now, a quiet …

God With Us

  “What was Christmas like for you, Papa?”   I was sitting in front of the Christmas tree, watching the lights and having one of those conversations …

Before and After the Promise, Thanksgiving

  “Give thanks.”   Right now, I can trace God’s hand through the steps of my last year or two and whisper praise for all that has …

Glory as You Fall | Everyday Souls

  I was taking a walk the other day and noticed one small, beautiful yellow leaf amongst a multitude of dead brown ones. It struck me.   …

When You Need a Hiding Place

  I took a risk recently. I decided to try something new.   And that makes me nervous, because I might get into a place where I’m …

Living Water or Too Busy Living? | Everyday Souls

  Rest has been my theme this week. It’s been peeking out of the books I pick up, jumping up in random conversation, and just seems to …

If You’re Afraid of Missing It | Everyday Souls

    I’ve been sitting on Amazon for an hour comparing duffel bags. I have 14 tabs open and nothing in my cart.   And that’s me …

A Letter to the Unworthy (All of Us) | Everyday Souls

  Do you know where the word comfort comes from? It comes from the same root as the word fortify.   To comfort someone is to fortify …

When God Asks for Small Things | Everyday Souls

  One of the scariest things God ever asked me was, “Abigail, are you willing to lead a normal life for me?”   The short answer? Um, …

When the Good Fight Doesn’t Feel Good | Everyday Souls

  “You’re doing something wrong.”   Sometimes when life is rough, when you’re tired and simple things are hard – it’s the next subconscious thought. Something is …