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Jessica

The World Inside a Seed

Years ago, when my oldest son Jackson was around six years old, my husband asked him what he thought I might like for my…

Jessica

Beautiful Dreamers

I often wake up in the night. Usually around 3 a.m., with no alarm screaming and no child tugging on my bed covers, I…

Jessica

The Untouchables

I used to imagine living a sacrificial life for God entailed being a good girl. Follow the rules, try not to sin. Give up…

Scooter

Scooter Commuting

As the new year arrives, many of us are looking at ways to improve our lives, from eating better to exercising more. Last year,…

ChadColley

The Best Christmas

Fortunately, most Americans have, at some time, experienced the majesty of Christmas. As we think back, there are some years that stand out for…

Sowards

The Glass House

For the majority of my life, in one way or another, I have kept a written record. It started in a sparkly, Lisa Frank…