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21 Lessons for 21 Years.

I'm almost 22! Just 5 more days until my birthday. And since I wasn't able to do my usual "year in review" post, I'm doing it now. Here are 21 life lessons I've learned this year. They're in no particular order, but we'll start with 21 and go backwards:

21. Sometimes life will throw you a curve ball, but even if you "strike out," it doesn't have to mean the game is over.
20. You can make friends in the most surprising places if you look for them.
19. Puppies take a lot of work to raise properly. It's like having a baby, except you can leave it in a cage.
18. You're only as good as you think you are.
17. Medicine is a good thing.
16. There is strength in letting your weaknesses show.
15. We live in a broken world, but there are a lot of good people in it.
14. The power of prayer is tremendous.
13. God doesn't call the equipped, He equips the called.
12. Singleness is a good thing--a gift.
11. Trusting God's timing is hard …