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Friday’s Faith-Filled Friend/Marita Thelander






I’m BUSTING at the seams to introduce you to my very 1st guest post on FaithColoredGlasses.com. She’s Friday’s Faith-Filled Friend, my dear friend, Mari Thelander, aka Mari LaVell. I’ll say no more, except Mari is one viewing life’s circumstances by … Continue reading




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STAYing Little






As God continues to lay the theme of Staying Little upon my heart and mind, I realize how different this looks for each individual. What is one person’s struggle may not be another’s. That’s an obvious enough statement, I guess. … Continue reading




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Come Away With Us to Somewhere, Anywhere






My hubby and I love to watch House Hunters International, especially the episodes with warmer climates. If it’s on the beach, even better. We are definitely warm weather kind of people, which is one of the reasons we live in … 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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Faith-Colored Fiction






This isn’t something I can post often, but I thought it would be fun to post some fiction this Friday. I used to dabble in it before I realized God wanted me to follow the non-fiction route. My dear friend … Continue reading




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When Faith Sighs…






“Faith sometimes means knowing God can, whether or not He does.”  I have no idea which pastor or teacher said this, but I wrote it down in the side space of my Bible, right beside the story of Shadrach, Meshach … Continue reading




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A Patch from My Past






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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