Category Archives: Fullness

  1. Joy that Creeps … and an announcement

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    December 15, 2014 by Beth Hess

    The heat rises slowly. But the frost does not give way. It can be stubborn like that. Cold and unfeeling. …
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  2. Why a Manger? (the part of the Christmas story I missed for 40 years)


    December 3, 2014 by Beth Hess

    Sugar-free for 63 days, and I have reached the bargaining stage of my grieving its loss. Creeping as close as …
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  3. For When a Flicker Lights a Way for Hope to Come (Word of the Week)


    November 30, 2014 by Beth Hess

    Longing for a word from The Word to guide me through the week, I come before Him expectantly. He leads …
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  4. For When I Tap my Toes & Trust the Driver (Word of the Week)


    November 16, 2014 by Beth Hess

    In the days before SUVs and seat-belt laws, I spent my days in the back of a station wagon. Exploring …
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  5. For When He Pushes Past my Resistance and Holds Me Close (Word of the Week)


    November 9, 2014 by Beth Hess

    I did not expect anger to be the first feeling to find its way past the numbness. As the pumice stone …
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  6. This Isn’t My First Sober Rodeo (Sugar Sober Series)


    October 4, 2014 by Beth Hess

    This is a repost of a letter I wrote to a friend in June 2011. I was six months into …
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  7. More or Less (a poem of sorts)


    September 17, 2014 by Beth Hess

    The key is more or less Deeper or taller Strength or vulnerability Keep it simple or aim farther More passion or less …
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