Josh Irby

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Top 5 Posts of 2012

As 2012 draws to a close, here are the top 5 posts from my site from the past year:

Megan color1) Megan’s Story

When Megan was 20 years old, the doctors told her to say goodbye—she had only two months left to live. Two years later she graduated from college. This her story of perseverance in the face an impossible situation.


copyright Stephen Downes (creative commons)

copyright Stephen Downes (creative commons)

2) When Santa came for Dinner

Christmas 2008 we invited Santa over for dinner. He lived with us for two weeks.



3) Faith and Love in Hard Times

Jonathan needed a kidney transplant but the odds were against him—only one percent of the population were a match. In the end, he found a match in the least likely of places.


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4) Loving Your Neighbor is Hard

Loving your neighbor as you love yourself is hard. Maybe that’s why so few people do it.


5) Life without a Plot

What do you do when your life seems to be without a plot?


 What was your favorite of the year? Let me know in the comments below.

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