Growing up in the 90S

Contentment comes from God

Have you ever thought about what it would be like to have your closest friend move to a place so far away that you could only hear his or her voice over a scratchy ham radio?

Until a couple of years ago, the thought of being separated from certain people would have been really depressing—I definitely thought that my own happiness was contingent upon the people who were around me. But when my closest friend, my boyfriend, got a job in Antarctica, one of the most remote areas in the world, I had to learn how to depend on God for my contentment.

Notes from a dad in the '90s
October 4, 1993

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