What having a prodigal has taught me (help for those who have one, too)

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Well, yes, I have. Yes, we have. And, yes, we did.

Meanwhile, others of you have messaged me privately or left comments here and there that tell me you’re goin’ through the same thing, and so with all my heart, I long to do what several others did for me when we were goin’ through it, and that is this–to help you get through it, too. And as one mama of not one, but TWO prodigal kids said, “To give you some shortcuts so you can get through it quicker and not make all of my mistakes.”

Ah, yes. That. Just that.

So, in no particular order, here is a list of what I learned during that years-long Trial By Fire (TBF). ‘Cause friend, let me tell you. I don’t care how it looks. I don’t care what is happening, you do not have a reason for despair. No. You don’t. So this…

Below, you will find a list of blog posts that I’ve written over the years that tell you more about our journey and what we’ve learned. I hope, dear friend, that it will encourage your heart, embolden your faith and strengthen your feeble knees.

When Someone You Love is Running

For Runners and Those Who Love Them, There’s Hope

Unless You Lay Your Isaac Down

For the One With a Prodigal, What You Should Know

When God’s Pillows Have Rocks

The Cross That Fits Me, It’s Brought Life

Slow and Gradual Brings Transformation, Too

If You See My Son, Please Love Him

How to Love Those Who Are Lovin’ on Runners

Dear Tired Mother

The Prayer I Can’t Pray

And Haven’t We All Been the Broken

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