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Two weeks into a new year, and I am still struggling to say it or write it: 2017. Wowwww. I’ve had some serious life changes in the past year. TWO of our adult children have moved out of the house, … Continue reading




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Oh, That Forgetfulness!






I used to be able to remember everyone’s name…give me a phone number or a street address? Yep, I’m your gal. I was so good at math and numbers. Memorizing facts (as long as it wasn’t about dates in history) … Continue reading




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In keeping with my personal tradition to choose a passage of Scripture each year instead of making a resolution, I’m thankful the Lord finally landed me on one. I don’t completely understand why I get stuck in spiritually dry desert … Continue reading




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The Good Life According to Jesus






A better life. A happier life. More prosperous, more joyful. Less depressing life. Life way back then…more youthful, energetic and free. Most of us crave a comfortable life, if we’re honest. We wouldn’t even mind a little pampering now and … Continue reading




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Powerful Prayer






Sometimes I can get in a rut when praying for my family and friends. Beyond their specific and requested needs, it encourages me to know that the Bible gives me the best words to pray of all. Besides Jesus’ prayer … Continue reading




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Shielded






The Lord was gracious to lead me to Psalm 3 for my 2012 verse, and my darling daughter put it into a beautiful graphic for me. Ready? I haven’t been able to talk about it much on my blog, but … Continue reading




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It’s a First for Me…






Since 2005, God has led me to a theme Scripture verse instead of a resolution to focus on for the fresh start of a new year. It excites me to go back and revisit all of them while remembering the … Continue reading




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What’s Your Favorite Biblical Word Picture?






I have so many, but I think this word picture in Isaiah may be my favorite. For the moment anyway…read every word, out loud if you can and visualize it in your mind’s eye: “As the rain and the snow … Continue reading




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