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Kissed me till the morning light...

When you become a parent, it seems you think a lot more about what you're going to leave behind. You wonder if you're teaching the right lessons; the most important lessons. You wonder what kind of legacy will be left in the hearts of your children. You're curious as to whether or not what you're insisting on is the right thing. You analyze your life and actions and think, "Am I a good example?" And we think the big things as we are in the middle of it all; as we demand that they not throw toys in anger or kick furniture and beat their small foreheads on the kitchen floor in a torrential rain of toddler angst.
There are many moments in my life that have shaped who I am. Who I am with God. There are people who have done things, said things (good and less good) that have molded, pushed, challenged, hurt, healed. Some I know, some I only read their words in books and on blogs. But their walks with the Lord - their transparency of their own struggles, th…