Category Archives: faith-colored glasses

Count Your Curses?






I was singing along to the old hymn recently, “Count your curses, Count them one by one… Count your many curses, See what evil has done.” Don’t click the exit button. I’m obviously aiming at sarcasm to get your attention. … Continue reading




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A Fresh Pair of Eyes, Please






Psalm 27:7-8 “Hear, O LORD, when I cry aloud; be gracious to me and answer me! You have said, ‘Seek My face.’ My heart says to You, ‘Your face, LORD, do I seek.’“ I greatly long to have a heart that … Continue reading




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Marvelous Mud-Pies






It was my 1st grade year, and the 1st time my singing talent was discovered. Fortunate for me, as I shook in my boots all the way to center stage, the lights blinded me to the point that I couldn’t … Continue reading




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Good, Better, Best Put to the Test






I was looking out the balcony of our hotel room while on vacation several years ago. Draped on top of the ornate metal railing was a beautiful rectangular planter of reddish orange flowers. I was easily distracted by them, especially … Continue reading




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I Heard From A Reliable Source…






Whenever my eyes turn to the people, places and things of this world for any benefit, gain or source of happiness, I know my focus is out of kilter. It happens sometimes, and when I recognize it, I change my … Continue reading




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Wanna Treat?






“The teaching of Your word gives light, so even the simple can understand. I pant with expectation, longing for your commands. Come and show me Your mercy, as you do for all who love Your name.” Psalm 119:129-132 Not a … Continue reading




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A New Spin on Things






I had the weirdest thing happen over the past week. Okay, not the weirdest, (will set aside the drama) but weird for me. I’ve heard that vertigo is a common deal, but it’s not something I remember experiencing before, other … Continue reading




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Friday’s Faith-Filled Friend/Susan Richards






My dear friend Susan sent an email to thank those who supported her on her recent missions trip to Haiti. The words she typed ministered to me so much that I asked her if I could share them here. Her … Continue reading




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Unsettled, Part 3






I’m continuing the series on True or False teaching. For a little bit of background, you may want to read the 1st two posts I wrote…or if you’ve been following along, let’s get to the next bit the Lord has … Continue reading




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A Patch From My Past/my faith-colored glasses testimony






When I was a kid, I had horrible eyesight. One eye was lazy, my right eye, so I had to wear a patch over my left eye for most of my first grade year. It was black like a pirate … Continue reading




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