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Racism is a discipleship issue. Justice is something that I am learning is essential to following Jesus. How to be a part of justice is also something I am learning. What is happening right now is awful and part of … Continue reading

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We can still be a blessing…

This is part of a series on how to be a blessing in the midst of social distancing. Read the first blog here: http://www.lifeasan.asker.net/2020/03/18/we-can-still-be-a-blessing/ E: Eating! Well, this is absolutely one of my favorite things to think, write and talk … Continue reading

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So I wore my bathing suit to church…

Last week was momentous for so many reasons. Not primarily, but in some ways the best part, was that I got to wear my bathing suit to church. To my job. My job was to get wet in front of … Continue reading

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I’ll never do THIS again…

Do you have those times in your life when you say, “I’ll never…” “We are NOT moving to Mankato.” “I am done having kids – tie my tubes Doc!” “I will never lose my temper like that again.” “This is … Continue reading

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The best book I have ever written…

I love words. I am an extreme extrovert. I love to write. I love to read. I like to teach my kids what different words mean. I will ask you how to spell your name when I meet you so … Continue reading

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From the SHT to the RJT

We moved to Mankato in mid-February, in the middle of snow storms and the school year. I could talk about all the changes I see. For example, now I am on the Red Jacket Trail (RJT) instead of the Superior … Continue reading

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What am I doing here?

When we came home from vacation, the happiest place on earth, we landed with a thud. Brian since he had spent the majority of our flight from ATL to MSP in the bathroom cursing the turbulence. And likely cursing the … Continue reading

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Can’t make this stuff up

From our tub refinishing connection to church planting, old IV friends leading the church planting task force here in Mankato to uncanny devotional reading timings, I keep saying to Brian “you just can’t make this stuff up…” When we adopted … Continue reading

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God Spots

How have we ended up moving to Mankato MN in one of the snowiest winters of the century? I’ll try to be brief but there are so many moments where we felt God’s presence along this journey. (And a few … Continue reading

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If you had asked me a year ago…

If you had asked me a year ago where I’d be I wouldn’t have seen this coming: a major move and career shift. It all started … Well, when Brian and I said yes to Jesus years ago, to do … Continue reading

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