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Revolving Doors

Dan and I are in the midst of tons of life changes right now--job hunting and house searching being the two largest.  We have been pretty set on moving to Kentucky for a while now; however, the doors just haven't seemed to be open there.  I've been looking for PA jobs for a while with little response, none positive as of yet.  We decided to start looking in Ohio near where I grew up as a second option...thus far, it's been an equal rollercoaster ride.

A friend of mine and I were talking about how God works in our lives--open doors vs. closed doors.  The past few days have seemed like God's giving us a revolving door.  First the bank says no problem on a mortgage, but the house wasn't seeming to be what we wanted.  Then the house all works out and seems ideal and the bank backs out and changes their mind.  Kentucky seems like all closed doors and Ohio is falling all over me to have me here.  Then Ohio's being really slow to call me back and Kentucky seems a bit more promising....reminds me of a certain Katy Perry song at times.

Prayers would be appreciated....At the moment, we have a great house option, but aren't sure if Ohio is the place we want to be long term.  Jobs are being annoying, and banks are being wishy-washy.


  1. Paige,
    I will pray. I can't say this is a "thus sayth the Lord" or anything, but one thing I do know: You have a great Godly mom and dad. They would have a lot to offer if you lived in Ohio. I always missed living close by to my family. It just never worked out that way, and I know that we all missed a lot of extra family time due to distance. I know the Lord has it all worked out...all you have to do is trust.
    love ya,

  2. Sister Julie,

    Thank so much. We appreciate it. Actually, my parents are part of my hesitation about being in Ohio. They've always said they want to move down south when we're all grown...having Dan and I in the area (and grandbabies when that time comes) would assuredly keep them here--and they've already admitted to that definitely changing their plans. Sooo...we'll continue to pray and see where God puts us!

    Love you guys! Hope you have a wonderful New Year's!



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