As a mother and a school teacher

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As a mother and a school teacher, I have always taught my children to apologize when there is a conflict.  Imagine two children facing one another, one apologizing for their poor choice against another.  The other answering my question, “Do…

Consider the soil

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I have decided to take a social media sabbatical. Mostly from Facebook and twitter.I have to share this post somewhere, right? For how long? I am not sure yet, but it has been the best thing I’ve done! These specific…

I still choose Joy

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“May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in Him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.”- Romans 15:13   Every year, usually around my birthday,…

Stand Still and Watch God

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Image via Pixabay “Even now, take your stand and see this great thing which the LORD will do before your eyes.” I Samuel 12:16 There are times in this life when we rush into situations thinking that we know what…

What To Do When the Cool Moms Exclude You

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Photo credit: Foter.com A few years ago, I had a friendship situation. A couple of things happened. First, it was summer, so I wasn’t in Bible study, surrounded by Jesus girls. Then, two of my closest friends moved away. And…

The Harvest of Trust

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It’s inevitable, this want for some sort of change in our lives. We all have a goal whether it is to be healthier, more fiscally responsible, study the Bible more faithfully, be an overall better person or all the above…

“Wait-lifter”

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Email Have you ever felt held captive by your thoughts? Everything seems gray. How is there fog in the room? It has entered your mind, and now curls around your thoughts. It doesn’t make any sense. Outside there is light,…

A Woman of Wisdom

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A Woman of Wisdom The book of Proverbs is one of those books you can study again and again.  Each time with great expectation; nuggets of truth will be revealed.  It has so much depth and practicality.  So much real…

Enough for Today

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Matthew 6:11 says, “Give us today our daily bread.” I recently watched a video about this one verse by Louie Giglio, pastor of Passon City in Atlanta and starter of the Passion movement. So, at this time in our lives,…

Alone

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Alone “Two people are better off than one, for they can help each other succeed.”                                                   …

Use Your Freedom

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We are free. Isn’t that beutiful? I know being free is different for everyone. If we are an American, we are free to do basically anything, there’s a lot of temptations. If you live in another country, freedom may be…