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Do it again!

Seasons have a way of slipping by so fast that I barely have time to catch my breath before the next one comes and goes. In spite of all the new things and changes, this spring and summer has had a rhythm and theme that I think may become a part of my life for longer than a season.

I have thought a lot about dreams this year. And resurrection. Yes, I know that Easter has come and gone, but the message of Easter has been in my mind and heart ever since.

Sometimes I think God takes our best dreams and gifts and thwarts them on purpose. Ever had those times in life where it seemed like every time you turned around something new and horrible happened until you feel like shaking your fist at heaven and yelling,

"Do you see me down here? I am not able to accomplish anything besides make a grand mess. Everything I try dies!"

And the reply I hear is "That's the point. Let it die."

"What?"

It is a fact that a grain of wheat must fall to the ground and die before …