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www.jesshekmanphotography.com Oh, the night wakings. Any mother of young children can sympathize with the perpetual exhaustion that follows many sleepless nights. When our little girl was an infant people told me eventually she would sleep through the night…We’re still waiting for that. She’s four. God seems to use these long nights to speak to me.…

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When troubles of any kind come your way, consider it an opportunity for great joy. For you know that when your faith is tested, your endurance has a chance to grow. So let it grow… –James 1:2-4 He didn’t have to but he did, answering a prayer long hoped for, bending down to become small,…

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The day after 4th of July celebrations my family spent it swimming, enjoying milk shakes, hot dogs, and watermelon – all favorite foods of our three-year-old daughter, but she was acting strangely. Suddenly when it was time to eat she was lethargic and refused to eat anything. We brought her home that evening for a…

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Then Gideon said to God, “Please don’t be angry with me, but let me make one more request. Let me use the fleece for one more test. This time let the fleece remain dry while the ground around it is wet with dew.” So that night God did as Gideon asked. – Judges 6:39-40 One…

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