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Do You Know What You’re Waiting For?






A couple of weekends ago we were dropping our daughter off at the movie theater to meet some friends. As my husband pulled over to a curb to drop her off across the street, a man began to walk toward … Continue reading




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Life In The Fast Lane






Let the morning bring me word of Your unfailing love, for I have put my trust in You. Show me the way I should go, for to You I entrust my life. Ps. 143:8 Driving down one of the many … Continue reading




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A Sigh Of Faith






  “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, … Continue reading




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Taming “Those” Behaviors






Actor & Comedian Ray Romano is quoted as saying, “The more I go through parenting, the more I say I owe my mother an apology.” Too funny and TOO true! I remember about eight years back when I was a … Continue reading




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Desperately Seeking Snackfood






While enduring my workout this morning, (and enduring is a VERY weak word), I was tempted to give in. After two weeks of letting the Lord keep me strong, boom, in one minute I was ready to throw in the … Continue reading




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But I Did What You Said!






When my kids were little, they fueled analogies for my spiritual growth. And I could actually write about them. Now that they’re older I must be careful, because they actually care when I write about them, haha. But this time’s … Continue reading




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When Waves Hit Hard…






“Yet this I call to mind and therefore I have hope: Because of the LORD’s great love we are not consumed, for His compassions never fail.” Lamentations 3:21-22 I spent some time on the beach in South Florida a few … 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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Joy Static






My daughter BEGGED me to re-post this poem I wrote from many years ago. Quite frankly, it’s always a message I need to revisit anyway. How ’bout you? Stuck In Traffic on “Joy Boulevard” I was driving down life’s freeway, … Continue reading




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I Really Want A Meek Coat!






“…but let your adorning be the hidden person of the heart with the imperishable beauty of a gentle and quiet spirit, which in God’s sight is very precious.” 1 Peter 3:4, ESV I’ve been shopping around for a meek coat, … Continue reading




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