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pep talk.

good morning! it’s back to business again today. alas, spring break has ended, i had to wake up to my alarm clock, and 9 more weeks of swedish classes lie ahead of me. could be fun? right?  i’m trying to think positively. so, 9 more weeks. and then, summer! that’s…

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today all hope is lost…

“joseph put the body in his own tomb that had been cut into solid rock and had never been used. he rolled a big stone against the entrance to the tomb and went away”. ~ mark 15:46 this picture shows us the beauty of Christ in his complete obedience to the will…

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shhh… dymmelonsdag.

it’s wednesday and it’s quiet in sweden. well, the bells on the churches are not ringing. there are still people moving about, doing things. but it feels a little different. it’s dymmelonsdag (“dumb wednesday”, sort of). the day before maundy thursday. today is a day  for silence. thought. and preparation…

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the week begins.

it was another glorious day in sweden! this morning the windows were open, the birds were singing, i was sipping coffee and reading with a cutie cat beside me. i must say that it was a great monday morning. as i was reading and enjoying myself, i began thinking about…

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