Abiding in Him

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Abiding in Him For the last three years, I’ve chosen a word of the year. Brave. Revive. Abide. Each word has truly encompassed my year in ways I never imagined. 2017 was no different. Abide: to continue; remain; stay; endure;…

Mrs. Reba Land

Mrs. Reba Land

"The Joy of the Lord is my Strength" (Nehemiah 8:10b).

What I learned from Mary

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I love Christmas. The lights. The decor. The parties. The food. The message. That Jesus came down, as a baby, to save me. It blows my mind. I recently began thinking of His mom. As I read the Christmas story,…

Mrs. Reba Land

Mrs. Reba Land

"The Joy of the Lord is my Strength" (Nehemiah 8:10b).

Weathering the Storm

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I have lived in Florida my whole life. We know that hurricane season runs from June to November. And usually September is the busy month. Some years there have been no storms. Other years there have been crazy storms. 2017…

Mrs. Reba Land

Mrs. Reba Land

"The Joy of the Lord is my Strength" (Nehemiah 8:10b).

New School Year Prayers

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No image As a mom, August means back to school! Some of us are sad because we enjoy our kids being home with us everyday! Some of you are happy because the kids have driven you crazy all summer! And…

Mrs. Reba Land

Mrs. Reba Land

"The Joy of the Lord is my Strength" (Nehemiah 8:10b).

No Words

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I sit here tonight ready to write this blog post. My grandpa passed away a week and a half ago. Also today, I read heart breaking news about a hero in faith to me. Furthermore, all I can think of is that…

Mrs. Reba Land

Mrs. Reba Land

"The Joy of the Lord is my Strength" (Nehemiah 8:10b).

Legacy

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“Strength and dignity are her clothing and her position is strong and secure; And she smiles at the future [knowing that she and her family are prepared]. Charm and grace are deceptive, and [superficial] beauty is vain, But a woman…

Mrs. Reba Land

Mrs. Reba Land

"The Joy of the Lord is my Strength" (Nehemiah 8:10b).

Positive Through Life

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I just finished a great book by Tracie Miles on thoughts. It’s titled, “Unsinkable Faith.” It’s all about negative versus positive thinking and how to replace negative thoughts. I thought I’d share what I learned today! I hope it blesses…

Mrs. Reba Land

Mrs. Reba Land

"The Joy of the Lord is my Strength" (Nehemiah 8:10b).

I am an Israelite

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I’m currently reading through Judges with the First 5 app. First let me say if you were looking for a great devotional or Bible study that is quick and easy to understand, the First 5 app is awesome. And all…

Mrs. Reba Land

Mrs. Reba Land

"The Joy of the Lord is my Strength" (Nehemiah 8:10b).

Closed doors and disappointments

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In times of deep disappointment, it is wise to remember that God is either protecting us from something not in our best interest or preparing to provide something better. ~Dee Ann Turner I’ve been thinking a lot about disappointments lately….

Mrs. Reba Land

Mrs. Reba Land

"The Joy of the Lord is my Strength" (Nehemiah 8:10b).

What New York Taught Me

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I have always wanted to visit NYC. It’s one of those things that has been on my must-do list for forever! Now that my son is older, that dream became a reality in December! Me, my husband, and my son…

Mrs. Reba Land

Mrs. Reba Land

"The Joy of the Lord is my Strength" (Nehemiah 8:10b).

Revived in 2016

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This will be my third year of ditching resolutions & choosing a word of the year instead. A few years ago I read a blog that talked about how resolutions really do us no good because who ever really keeps…

Mrs. Reba Land

Mrs. Reba Land

"The Joy of the Lord is my Strength" (Nehemiah 8:10b).

All Things Christmas

In Articles/Devotions, Miscellaneous Blessings

I love Christmas! The lights. The colors. The decorations. The meaning. The songs. The church services. The tree. The movies. Everything! Just ask my friends! I am that annoying Christmas friend! I even decorate early! Like by Veterans Day! That’s…

Mrs. Reba Land

Mrs. Reba Land

"The Joy of the Lord is my Strength" (Nehemiah 8:10b).