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Devoted to Prayer

Just five days before Christmas and I need to do an emotional and physical check. To be perfectly honest, I’d have to say not so good. My emotions are all over the place between elated and depressed. I’m totally elated … Continue reading

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Traditions, part II

   I do miss not seeing the faces of those loved ones no longer living here on earth. They are missed incredibly more during holiday seasons and special events. It’s okay to recall those fond memories of days gone by, … Continue reading

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Too much to do?

“In thee, O Lord, do I put my trust: let me never be put to confusion” – Psalm 71:1. I’ll have to admit, I seem to run in the state of confusion a good share of every week. Today is … Continue reading

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Today’s the Day!

Road trip day – soon to begin.  Anticipation high and somewhat difficult to sleep. After tossing some in the early morning hours – decided it was time to rise and shine (even though the sun had not.)  My mind/brain kept … Continue reading

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He never sleeps

“On my bed, I remember you; I think of you through the watches of the night. Because you are my help, I sing in the shadow of your wings. My soul clings to you; your right hand upholds me” (Psalm … Continue reading

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Rest in him

 “In repentance and rest is your salvation, in quietness and trust is your strength, but you would have none of it.” (Isaiah 30:15)  It is the returning to God, repenting and turning away from my former ways, that I receive … Continue reading

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Grace days

“Here dies another day During which I have had eyes, ears, hands And the great world round me; And with tomorrow begins another. Why am I allowed two?” (G. K. Chesterton, Collected Works of G. K. Chesterton: Collected Poetry: Part … Continue reading

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God gifts

Gifts from God today: Chicken Divan recipe turns out yummy Walk and talk with my beloved daughter, Amanda A cherished book gift in the mailbox from my friend, Kathy + special hand-written note Washer and dryer on main floor – … Continue reading

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Quote by Judy Garland

“Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.” ~Judy Garland Ever try copying someone else? I have and it’s frustrating because I am me and they are who they are. They are not … Continue reading

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Force of Nature?

“For the Lord is the great God, the great King above all gods. In his hand are the depths of the earth, and the mountain peaks belong to him. The sea is his, for he made it, and his hands … Continue reading

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