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sunny days

By Megan Westra / April 6, 2010 / 0 Comments

today a lady at the bank asked me when i was getting married.  i told her may, and then as i wrote my check i realized that this is april.  wowzers!  i never expected it to go this fast! this past weekend was beautiful.  i was filled with wonder and joy as ben and i celebrated the resurrection of our Lord…

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just breathe

By Megan Westra / March 30, 2010 / 0 Comments

so i finally have a chance to write a little more.   (dear blog readers, i promise i haven’t forgotten you!) i wrote briefly earlier about how i’ve struggled with stress (which ultimately stems from worry and a lack of belief in God’s sovereign ability to hold life together) but i wanted to take the time…

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our story

By Megan Westra / February 2, 2010 / 3 Comments

as promised, here is our love story.  we happen to think that it’s absolutely ridiculous how evident God’s hand is the whole way through, and it is our prayer that you gain a deeper understanding of God’s faithfulness, sovereignty and love more than anything from our story. rewind the clock two years.  it’s the spring of 2008. ben and…

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Ben's Story

By Megan Westra / December 10, 2009 / 0 Comments

I first heard about the Wade Center when my Dad visited it as part of a presbytery meeting with the Evangelical Presbyterian Church.  He told me that it sounded like a really cool place, and that it was something I should look in to…but I ignored him.  Wade resurfaced in my life when my friend…

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Megan's story

By Megan Westra / December 10, 2009 / 0 Comments

I first came to Wade in the Fall of 2006.  When asked by the financial aid office at Bluefield College whether I would prefer to work in the biology laboratory or at this community center that was trying to start an after school program her decision was simple:  kids beat dirty test tubes any day! …

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