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Welcome to ChosenFamilies.org. I am so glad you have come to visit. We live in a world with God’s creativity all around us. We see unique beauty in the many things He created. Whether we look to animals, plants or people, we see God’s creative genius everywhere. Regarding people, we see the diversity of God’s handiwork […]

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“The Spirit of the Lord is upon Me, because He has anointed Me to preach the gospel to the poor; He has sent Me to heal the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives
 and recovery of sight to the blind,
 to set at liberty those who are oppressed.” Luke 4:18           Our […]


“If it were up to me . . .” and then the words pound, desperate and hard, “I’d write this story differently”. . . “Just that maybe . . . maybe you don’t want to change the story, because you don’t know what a different ending holds.” The words I choked out that dying, ending […]