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Death and Christmas

Dec 28, 2018 2:56:53 PM

My dad died on December 12 of this year. His death was by no means a tragedy. He was 89 years old, had lived a full, meaningful life and died surrounded by people who loved him. It was, as deaths go, a good one. He knew Jesus as his personal Savior and must now be either sitting at his feet surrounded by the best version of easy listening or playing endless innings of heavenly baseball. 

Finding God in Bad Situations

Jun 30, 2016 3:00:16 PM

God often reveals himself in unexpected ways - in the toughest moments of life.

Recovery: Jesus brings beauty from ashes.

Jan 13, 2015 2:20:05 PM

Every day in UGM Recovery, we see Jesus bestowing beauty in place of ashes. Read part 6 in this Christmas devotional series.

Recovery: a story of brokenness and healing

Dec 19, 2014 3:34:50 PM

If we wrote our own stories, we'd probably leave out all the pain and suffering, but often, that's where the growth comes in. There is beauty in brokenness and recovery.