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Runnin’ on Empty?






With no one to show me how to cope with the horrible realities I faced, I ran. Between choir and theatre and cheerleading and track and student council and color guard and friends’ houses and church events and softball and running blind into wherever I thought the sun was shining, you can bet I was empty. To fill up, I’d watch my regular television programs, all with families I wished were my own. I’d stuff my face with junk food at the same time, knowing that my taste palette would be satisfied eventually. It never was, but I kept swallowing anyway. Continue reading




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Fix me, Lord






When the ick of life comes, it’s a comfort to know that I have Christ living in me. “Greater is HE that is in me than he that is in the world.” (1st John 4:4b) I thank the Lord everyday … Continue reading




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Unsettled, And I Can’t Keep it to Myself






I’ve been a Christ follower long enough to know that when themes based on God’s Truth echo repeatedly in my heart and mind, I need to let God use it to change me from the inside out. And I also … Continue reading




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Where I’m Hangin’ Out This Week…






I could share so much this week. I have about 3 or 4 posts mulling around in my head, but with no time to write. You’ll understand when I get around to telling you. Nuts. But God in His perfect … Continue reading




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Wanna Take A Walk With Me?






“There was never yet an uninteresting life. Such a thing is an impossibility Inside the dullest exterior there is a drama, a comedy and a tragedy…” Mark Twain Do you know what power lies in your life story? Powerful power, … Continue reading




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Conversation in the Raw






Words are important to God. When He created the world, He spoke it into being. When Jesus was tempted by Satan, He knew God’s words had power to save Him:”Jesus answered, ‘It is written: ‘Man does not live on bread … Continue reading




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Let Him Do The Math






My daughter struggles with Math. I see so much of myself in her as we work from one problem to the next during homework time. It’s not so much that she doesn’t grasp the concept as it is forgetting it … Continue reading




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I’m Trying Not To Sin, Honest!






LauraLee shares about her years of “trying not to sin” and how she found freedom from the guilt of failing over and over.




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Friendship=Sanctification: Part 2






Friends: How Will You Compare? (part 2 in series, Friendship=Sanctification) “Be reasonable when you think about yourself. Keep in mind the amount of faith God has given you. Each of us has one body with many parts. And the parts do … Continue reading




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Friendship=Sanctification: Part 1






“We’ve loaned them money twice, and they’ve made no mention to pay it back.” “I cooked her a meal when she was sick, and now she won’t even return my phone call.” “Their family is always in the spotlight. Makes … Continue reading




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