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Hope

What the heck was He thinking? That was the first thought that came to my mind when my 11 year old asked me, “Mommy, why do you think God chose you and dad to be my parents?  Because you are … Continue reading

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The Amazing Race

Zip lining across the Grand Canyon, scaling down a skyscraper in New York City, rafting down the most dangerous rapids in the world, and eating scorpions.  Come on you all know what I am talking about.  It is the Amazing … Continue reading

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Sharing God’s Love

The anger seeped through me.  I could feel it in the depth of my soul.  When I moved around the room, my anger moved right along with me.  My words spewed out the anger within me.  Those words were used … Continue reading

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Winter of Misery

The Midwest has endured a very cold, snowy winter this year. There were days that were so cold, you wouldn’t even have tried to venture outside. Just the thought of the cold wind beating against my body kept me inside. … Continue reading

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Building God’s House

As Christians we tend to want the best for God. We want Him to be portrayed in a great light. We want all to see God for who He is. We want God to touch all hearts. Most of all … Continue reading

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Evangelizing God’s Message

This week I have been reading through the book of Micah. Micah was a prophet that came to tell the world of the fall of Samaria and soon to be Judah. During this time he professes that there are so … Continue reading

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Rock My World – Seek Him First

But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.  Matthew 6:33 What on earth does it mean to seek His kingdom first?  What does that mean to me?  What does … Continue reading

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Persevering Through the Pain

“Ouch, my knees,” has been my cry lately especially when I am stumbling up the stairs at home.  Have I mentioned that I am training for a half marathon?  No, this isn’t my first – I have done many half … Continue reading

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Joseph’s Dream

The story of Joseph is one of pride, anger, power, success, worldliness, and faith. If you haven’t read it, start reading in Genesis 37, and you will find yourself engrossed in this tale of family disfunction and hatred. Joseph, who … Continue reading

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Words of “Wisdom” from a Mother

As my oldest child ends her middle school years in the next couple weeks and begins the journey to high school I have some words of Wisdom for her. For all you mothers, aunts, sisters and cousins out there, please … Continue reading

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