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Happy Birthday Caiden

You get to share Grandpa’s birthday and I know he loves that. 🙂 I prayed for several weeks searching for the right verse for you for this year. The one that came to mind was: Psalm 29:11  The Lord gives … Continue reading

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Not by Might, Nor by Power . . .

. . . but by my Spirit says the Lord. Zechariah 4:6   So he said to me, “This is the word of the Lord to Zerubbabel: ‘Not by might nor by power, but by my Spirit,’ says the Lord Almighty. … Continue reading

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You Have Not…

… because you ask not. During a conversation I was having regarding what I wanted, God spoke these words to me. In the midst of that conversation, I couldn’t contemplate the words. Since then I’ve given them much thought.   … Continue reading

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Do Not Worry

Matthew 6:25-26 25 “Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or drink; or about your body, what you will wear. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothes? 26 Look at … Continue reading

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Rest

We have a new sunroom addition with the perfect place for me to sit and find rest. (Just for the record, it needs snow this time of the year). Just as last’s week post wasn’t your typical Christmas post, “Rest” … Continue reading

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But Mary Pondered…

A few years ago my daughter asked me what my favorite Christmas verse was. I hesitated in answering. Not because I didn’t know. But because it is not the typical Christmas verse. Luke 2:19 But Mary treasured up all these … Continue reading

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Passionate Grace

Happy Birthday Grace, though I know it’s a few days early. Amazing, intense, full of life, determined, energetic and passionate Grace. The force in which you fought for life in your early days in the NICU is now a force … Continue reading

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Living in Fear

I’ve spent most of my life living in fear. Real, imagined and borrowed. The real: Crouching under the bed, scrunched in the corner as far away from the drunken belt as I can be. Fear of drowning when thrown into … Continue reading

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Striving

“Quit striving” was the admonishment I received from the Lord during my sabbitical. And I’ve been pondering it since. And you might be asking why I’m pondering vs. putting into practice. It’s because I am a slow processor. And I … Continue reading

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The Simple Things

It’s the simple things in life. We’ve all heard that statement. I say it often. And casually. There was a particular day however it was not so casual and the simple was profound.  Severe allergies prevent me from joining in … Continue reading

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