Happy “Half-Birthday”! A recap of the past six months at theEvenif + a gift!

It’s hard to believe that this week marks six months since theEvenif was born.

My, how time flies.

I’ve learned a lot in the process and have grown in ways I never thought possible; as a writer and a child of God. I thought it’d be fun to take a quick peak back at some of your favorite posts (according to the site stats) and some of the ones that really pulled at my heart.

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Watch Your Gratitude. Why and how we can be grateful for the hard stuff too.

It’s easy to be thankful for the things we enjoy – good health, great friends, a roof over our head, clean water, a tasty meal, [insert the thing you love here].

But, what about the other stuff? The stuff we’re not particularly happy about? The things we don’t like to think about and, when we do, we ask God to remove them – the bad doctor’s report, the hole in the roof, the lingering anxiety and fear.

At first glance it may seem smart, even right, to shift our eyes away from the bad, but is it right to shift our gratitude away from it too?

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