Tag Archives: faith

Taking Back Father’s Day

Who I am in Christ, I trace back to my relationship with my Father. It is how my blog’s persona, GwenByFaith was born; it derives from that relationship. Since the sudden death of my father when I was 12 years … Continue reading

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Healing Faith

The year is 2001; it is 3:00 am on a Tuesday morning in the ICU unit. The CT scan of my chest, completed. Fear gripped me tighter than the pain that racked my rib cage with each inhaled breath. The … Continue reading

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A Letter To Momma

Dear Momma,   I never knew you although you were always there in our home. Our relationship was a tug of war. Growing up, in my eyes, you appeared detached, harsh, unfair, highly critical and never allowed me a voice. … Continue reading

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Chaotic Faith

Bright skies and warm temperatures drew the people to the park. It was a delicious day to be outdoors. Local merchants selling various items lined the park’s parameters. Within 10 minutes of arriving, Rachel noticed the park was full. Nearby … Continue reading

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Walk of Faith

He gazed out at the lake; frogs croaked in the distance. Three days, time away from the hassles of life he uttered as he blissfully sighed. Nate’s cellphone rang. He stared at the unfamiliar number. A strange, emotionless voice said … Continue reading

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In The Mist There Is Faith

Eyes watch filled with an unwholesome gaze, leaving me feeling small, exposed and afraid But you, God see the trouble of the afflicted; you consider their grief and take it in hand (Psalm 10:14a) No Father to protect me made … Continue reading

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