Conversations from the back porch.

Life stories from Doug Waldrop.

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“We have the tendency to run away from suffering and to look for happiness. But, in fact, if you have not suffered, you have no chance to experience real happiness.” Thich Nhat Hanh

A Return to Love

“Until your knees finally hit the floor, you are just playing at life, and on some level you’re scared because you know you are just playing. The moment of surrender is not when life is over. It is when it begins.” Marianne Williamson

Proverbs 3:5-6

“Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge Him and He shall direct your path.”

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