Category Archives: restoration

Before The First Bell






As a young girl, I remember the start of a new school year being so exciting! The first day of school for me was as New Years was to the grownups I knew. It was a time for vows and … Continue reading




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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.




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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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Got Guilt?






After years of being given over to a guilt complex, LauraLee shares the lyrics and the Truth that helped set her free…Got Guilt?




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The "R"s in Happy New YeaRRR






Happy New YeaRRR! Most people think that the “R” in Happy New Year stands for “Resolution,” and that very well may be true. But what about the other “R”s? You know, the two preceding? I sat in a pool of … Continue reading




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