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Sarah Habben

Sarah Habben

Sarah Habben lives on the island of Antigua with her husband, missionary Dan Habben, and their four daughters. They moved to the Caribbean in August 2017 after serving 18 years in Alberta, Canada.

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Life’s Challenges

Know. See. Yearn.

It’s Christmas Eve. The tableau is set: a baby’s soft cheek against a bed of hay, a wondering mother, wide-eyed shepherds who have seen…

Bible 101

More than milkshakes

In a lifetime of reading and writing, American author John Irving has noticed there are a greater number of “meaty” novels on best-seller lists…

Depression & Anxiety

Always

I have a video of him clowning around in grade 6. Floppy hair, enormous grin. His arms are thrown over his friends’ shoulders. They…

Living My Faith

Grow in faithfulness

A dad takes his daughters to the zoo, as promised. He is faithful to his word. A couple celebrates their 50th anniversary. They have…

Prayer

A Thanksgiving prayer

“Oh, give thanks to the Lord, for He is good! For His mercy endures forever” (1 Chronicles 16:34 NKJV). Heavenly Father, before I get…

Bible 101

Read. Write. Worship.

Sometimes I feel too busy to read my Bible. But I came across this passage about God’s expectations for the kings of Israel, men…

Life’s Challenges

Heaven ahead

Antigua boasts 365 beaches, one for each day of the year. I dispute the math, but I do have a favorite beach. It’s called…

Life’s Challenges

A new master

Imagine a certain sin. You’re not just tolerating it like a stray dog that occasionally squeezes under your fence. But you feed it. Adopt…

Who is God?

What’s gone is gone

Once while snorkeling, I adjusted my mask and knocked out an earring. It spiraled down to the ocean floor, where it was quickly covered…

Who is God?

See me

When my daughter was a toddler, I caught her sitting on the kitchen counter, stuffing marshmallow Peeps in her mouth.  She squeezed her eyes…

Living My Faith

Daily bread

A good friend invites you over for dinner. He uncorks a bottle of wine and pours you a glass. You notice the label on…

Living My Faith

Many rooms

Three-year-old Ellis loves to talk about heaven and who will be with her there.  My mom and dad believe in Jesus. Will they be…