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Time For A Break

August 9, 2014

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So… I never take a day off to just relax. Like NEVER! A dear friend has strongly encouraged me to this weekend and I finally agreed (yes, you have to twist my arm it seems lately.) Between searching for temporary housing until we can move into our apartment, finances, school enrollment and admissions, searching for […]

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A Single Ember ~ Ignite the Glow

January 5, 2014

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A Single Ember - Ignite the Glow

While yesterday’s post needs no elaboration, I might share how the story affects me and why it will always be special. By the time you get to the end of that story (A Single Ember) know that is how I have felt for awhile now. I raised my girl going to church and volunteering at […]

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Be Careful For What You Ask For!

January 2, 2014

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Be Careful For What You Ask For!

Have you ever heard the phrase, “Be careful what you ask for?” I learned early in my faith what it means and how often it can come true, but I don’t think it matters what you believe in (whether it’s religion, science, karma, etc.) Be careful for what you ask for, because you might just get it! […]

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Dear God, This Is Your Fault!

December 14, 2013

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God, this is your fault!

WHY is this happening to me? If God is so powerful, why doesn’t He stop this? He doesn’t love me, I deserve this… This MUST be God’s will. God is punishing me! If He REALLY loved me… The Blame Game Growing up you can believe I blamed God for everything. Whenever something went wrong it […]

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No Way Out!

December 9, 2013

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No Way Out

Have you ever been involved in something only to wish you could find a way out? Perhaps after many vain and desperate attempts you still haven’t succeeded and felt stuck?  Sometimes I think we’re so busy trying to find a way out that we don’t realize when God is telling us to stay in. I don’t […]

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Christ Died For me

October 17, 2013

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Christ Died For Me

A handful of straw and nothing more A handful of wood in a carpenter’s store A handful of water, “Living,” He said A handful of food, five thousand He fed A handful of mud, a blind man can see A handful of nails, Christ died for me.

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Hospitality

April 5, 2013

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A new visitor has come in Be it alone or with a friend Thoughtful and considerate we must be For each has a story we may not see. Will we “do unto Him” By this visitor who’s come in? Remember what it’s like To be the new kid on sight? Our initial response to one […]

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A More Convenient Season

March 26, 2013

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My life is good from day to day Everything appears to be going my way. So, I have not a need for Christianity I might call on God, but only in tragedy. But what if that tragedy is my own? A more convenient season has come and gone. My opportunity then dies with my pride […]

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A Father’s Love Letter

May 12, 2012

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My Child, You may not know me, but I know everything about you. Psalm 139:1 I know when you sit down and when you rise up. Psalm 139:2 I am familiar with all your ways. Psalm 139:3 Even the very hairs on your head are numbered. Matthew 10:29-31 For you were made in my image. Genesis 1:27 In me you live and move and have […]

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In The Flesh

March 2, 2012

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May my words fall silent If my tongue wants to lie. May my pride be exposed If I become haughty in life. May my jealousy be subdued If I envy what isn’t mine. May my anger be dissolved If I seek revenge for a wrong. May my greed be squandered If I desire selfish pleasures. […]

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