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The playground is closed.

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“Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, for the LORD your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you.” Then Moses summoned Joshua and said to him in the presence…

Seeking God… Even in the Silence

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Have you ever felt like you’re disconnected from God, like maybe He’s forgotten you?  If I’m being totally honest, I have been wading my way through a bit of a spiritual dry spell right now.  I’m feeling a bit lost…

It’s all going to be alright

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  The other morning I was reading these verses and they just spoke right to my heart. Because I just needed someone to tell me it’s going to be alright. And I think we all need that sometimes. “I called…

Simple Lessons.

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My youngest started to cry as I tucked him into bed one night. “Mom, I think I’m going to die tonight.” Fear shot through me.  I’ve heard stories of prophesies coming out of the mouths of babes.  Was this one…

Seeking God… Even in the Silence

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Have you ever felt like you’re disconnected from God, like maybe He’s forgotten you?  If I’m being totally honest, I have been wading my way through a bit of a spiritual dry spell right now.  I’m feeling a bit lost…

Clinging to Jesus

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We took the family to visit Niagara Falls recently. I felt the earth shudder beneath my feet as we stood gazing down at the Horseshoe Falls. The rushing water thundered past us as it plummeted to the river below. I…

Childlike Faith

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I was walking through the house, intent on tasks I had ahead of me to prepare for the unfortunate funeral we had coming up in a few days’ time. I walked past the couch when my 5-year-old son looked up…

Being uncomfortable in our faith

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I was wonderfully invited to join a Mom’s group at my friend’s church. I’ve been having headaches the past few days and Ellie’s is still recovering from her sickness and Ro reminded me that he was deep in the “terrible two…

Replacing Grumbling With Gratitude

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Over the past few years, I have been trying to grumble and complain less. It’s a dreadful habit. I know it is wrong to do these things, and it doesn’t set a good example. Sometimes things frustrate me, so I…

Into His Unknown

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Change… sometimes we love it and sometimes we don’t.  Often times, change is necessary to propel us forward into what God has purposed for our lives.  We know He has something great ahead for us, but the change required to…

Life’s Changing Roles

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I am at the age where my parents are aging and quite frankly dying.  September 24, 2018, marks the 7th anniversary of my Dad’s passing from this realm into the eternal realm.  That journey was very difficult to walk out…

Pray for my faith

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My husband has been out for over a week and he took my laptop. I know it’s a terrible excuse to say I’m not writing my book but the truth is that I had written one of my characters as…