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By LIBBO CROSSWHITE   Seeing God’s goodness in the midst of grief        I’ve been reminded during the last few months how much I rely on stories for healing. Stories to...

MODERN MOTHERHOOD — The sandpaper diaries

By LIBBO CROSSWHITE   The sandpaper diaries      Over the years, I have garnered a reputation for my ability to sleep late and nap (I usually can do both in the same day), and I...

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By LIBBO CROSSWHITE     The gift of time        That day when evening came, he said to his disciples, “Let us go over to the other side.” Leaving the crowd behind, they...

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