Category Archives: grace

Downplaying Your Teen’s Drama






How do you deal with your teen’s disappointments, disillusionments & drama? Please share your feedback. Continue reading




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When Push Comes to Shove






“This is MY swing!” yelled the boy, pushing the little girl into the gravel. As she began to cry over her bleeding skinned knee, the boy took his seat on the swing, pumping higher and higher into the air. “Wheeeee! … Continue reading




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Thorn in my Flesh






To keep me from becoming conceited because of these surpassingly great revelations, there was given me a thorn in my flesh, a messenger of Satan, to torment me. Three times I pleaded with the Lord to take it away from … Continue reading




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Grace Teaches…






The same amazing grace that saved us stoops down to us in the everyday, teaching us how to live as we eagerly wait for Him to appear and take us Home.




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Is Love in the Air? Or my Opinion?






“But enough about me, let’s talk about you: What do YOU think of me?” ~Beaches Opinions. We all have them, but do we really need to air them all? Or even half of them? I’m pointing at myself. I am … Continue reading




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Grow.






I was humbled and ministered to by Spurgeon this morning from his Strengthen My Spirit devotional. Had to share and ask you to walk alongside me in this: “Grow in grace, & in the knowledge of our Lord & Saviour … Continue reading




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Bold at its Best






While I always want to be gracefully bold as a Christian, telling others about Jesus, encouraging, teaching, admonishing as He leads me…more than anything I long to pray to God with this kind of freedom and confidence. Not because I’m worthy, but because He is. Not because more prayer makes me feel more holy, but because I desire to know the Holy of Holies.




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Any Size Breaks, Aches & Pains






Our little Cinnamon broke her leg last week, and she did it up right. It’s broken in 4 places, can you believe it? My hubby and son spent the evening in the doggy E.R. with her, while my daughters cried … Continue reading




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Cloudy Vision






This isn’t pretty to write. Sometimes the Lord makes my pen light, and sometimes he keeps my paper blank while I’m trudgin’ in the rough. And every now and then the Lord has to ask me 3 or 4 times … Continue reading




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Sploshy Steps






“The grace of our Lord was poured out on me abundantly, along with the faith and love that are in Christ Jesus.” 1 Timothy 1:14, NIV ‘Poured.’ Doesn’t that word just pop out of the passage? Picture being out on … Continue reading




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