Month: December 2014

Yet: O Glorious Yet

This day, In sadness borne, We must confess: The Spirit of the Age Has crushed The infant in the cradle. And yet: O glorious yet, One day, in gladness shown, We must profess: The infant from the manger Has crushed The Spirit of...

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Happy Solstice!

The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light; those who dwelt in a land of deep darkness, on them has light shone. “I am Jesus… I am sending you to open their eyes, so that they may turn from darkness to...

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Was Honked At Today And Am Glad

Was honked at on the drive home today. When I looked over, a Ukrainian man smiled and gave me the thumbs up. Was trying to figure out why… no bumper stickers on my car, wasn’t driving particularly well… was he...

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Looking for an “Angel Donor”

I wrote about my visit to Logos Center last week. The heating system is still not fully funded, and the winter is getting colder. There are rolling blackouts in parts of Ukraine, including Kyiv. This is to conserve the...

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Logos Center – Holistic Help in Ukraine

Yesterday I had the privilege of visiting Logos Center, a holistic community health center which has been pressed into service to house over 200 people fleeing the war in eastern Ukraine. Founded and in large part supported by...

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Hi, I'm Alexandra.
I write to encourage us as we become the people God has created us to be -- especially in the realms of nurturing our children and using our talents right where we are.

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Hubby's Book Progress

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