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Category: Story

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Why I Wrote Uncharted

There are millions of books out there, many presenting the same ideas thousands of times over. With all this noise,…
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Freedom from shame; my story of God’s redemption

God’s amazing grace and power has changed my life, which is why I’m willing to be so transparent in this…
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Speak Life! (A Study of James 3)

Words have tremendous power to hurt and to help. They can discourage, they can cause anger, they can cause separation,…
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Don’t Miss Christmas; There’s More to the Story

I know so many people who don’t think that the Christmas story is relevant anymore, and this crowd probably also…
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Learning to Walk with God, Because He’s in Control

When I remember my grandson learning to walk, it makes me think about how silly we must look to God,…
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Searching for Happiness, or Joy That Comes From God

Happiness is not a bad thing, but it can be misleading. We can see how seeking happiness, rather than joy,…
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Trusting God, Even on Lonely Sundays

During my church-hunt, I discovered Sunday is the loneliest day of the week. But I felt some comfort in believing…
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Four Things You’ve Taught Me About Love, Olivia

I’m thinking about you Olivia. You weren’t supposed to be here. The doctors told us you would not live long…
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Editor’s Pick: Top Posts of 2015

Every year, I sit down to write a round-up post summarizing the top pieces from our year here at Trochia…
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God’s Truth and Grace; Why I Love Trochia

I love being a part of Trochia. Every week I get the front-row seat to God’s word, taught through the…
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Friendship and Reconciliation (Take Five)

If you’re like me, you need to hear about people who are courageously honest and welcoming – who reconcile and…
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PTSD and God

God is also an authority, as well as a Father. How can I see him in love, while living with…
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