Tag Archives: Ann Voskamp

Ann Voskamp — “Why God Doesn’t Heal People We Love? [Brutally] Honest Psalms #3”

A blog I follow ->  Ann Voskamp <annvoskamp@aholyexperience.com>   <-  is unique, healing, intuitive, instructive, and just plain beautiful. Today’s post brings special meaning to me.  Sometimes I feel like God replicates Job’s life in mine.  While my family is torn … Continue reading

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Can Brokenness Bring Blessedness?

Recently, I read two books on the conjunction of brokenness and blessedness.  First, Ann Voskamp’s The Broken Way: a daring path into the abundant life.  She points out that blessings can be found within our brokenness.  Everyone eventually suffers pain … Continue reading

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These Are a Few of My Favorite Christmas Things

Christmas Carols.  I love playing Christmas carols on the radio, from my digital media, and especially making my own music on the piano!  I love singing Christmas songs around the house, in the car, and at church with the choir.  … Continue reading

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Make It a Good Thanksgiving — Give of Yourself to Others

One of the blogs I follow is Ann Voskamp’s “A Holy Experience.”     She has just published a new book —The Broken Way.  After reading Chapter 6 — “What’s Even Better than a Bucket List,” I decided that chapter alone was … Continue reading

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Moving from Sorrow, through Frustration, Trust, and Forgiveness, to Blessing

The blog posts, email devotionals, and scriptures I read daily, during a traumatic, sorrowful period, frequently gave some healing as well as advice to keep me moving forward. The perpetrator of my frustration also had bombardment from external forces.  I … Continue reading

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It Is Right to Give Our Thanks and Praise

(photography – Ann Voskamp) Make a joyful noise to the Lord, all the earth!      Serve the Lord with gladness!     Come into his presence with singing!  Know that the Lord, he is God!     It is he who made us, and … Continue reading

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Is a Train About to Run You Over?

There are so many awesome blog posts being written that my brain is floundering to write anything worthy of being read. Maria Shriver talks about her family unit being pulled apart to various locations as school reconvenes and lives move … Continue reading

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