Monthly Archives: August 2012

Am I faithful in the small things?

“Nothing can make me holy except the presence of God and to me the presence of God is fidelity to small things. Fidelity to small things will lead you to Christ. Infidelity to small things will lead you to sin” … Continue reading

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Quest for Truth & Justice

Nancy Drew Mystery Stories, “The Bungalow Mystery,” by Carolyn Keene I just had to check out this book at the library. My Mom had the whole Nancy Drew book series and I’ve read them all more than once. But that … Continue reading

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Psalm of David

Psalm 103. Praise the Lord, O my soul; all my inmost being, praise his holy name. Praise the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits: He forgives your sins – every one. He heals your diseases – … Continue reading

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Green beans & Growing up

“But grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. To him be glory both now and forever! Amen. (2 Peter 3:18) Sometimes I wonder if I ever will grow up. When I repeat the same … Continue reading

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Love is …

“Love is a fruit, in season at all times and within the reach of every hand. Anyone may gather it and no limit is set. Everyone can reach this love through meditation, the spirit of prayer, and sacrifice” — Mother … Continue reading

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Reading unlocks wisdom

You think your pain and your heartbreak are unprecedented in the history of the world, but then you read. – James Baldwin The author of Go Tell It on the Mountain was born on this day in 1924.

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Taco Soup

What prompted this Taco Soup recipe? 1)      My sister, Karen, said it was simple & yummy. My kind of recipe! 2)      Overcast, rainy day 3)      Desire for a Mexican-type dish without the hassle of regular taco fixings. Taco … Continue reading

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Fashion Tip for the Day

“I delight greatly in the Lord; my soul rejoices in my God. For he has clothed me with garments of salvation and arrayed me in a robe of righteousness, as a bridegroom adorns his head like a priest, and as … Continue reading

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Are you thirsty?

“On the last and greatest day of the festival, Jesus stood and said in a loud voice, “Let anyone who is thirsty come to me and drink. Whoever believes in me, as the Scripture has said, streams of living water … Continue reading

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