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My calendar is peppered with the word “cancel.” It’s easier to erase an appointment if it’s written in pencil. At least the evidence of a failed, re-scheduled, or cancelled date doesn’t hit me in the face every time I view … Continue reading

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Feeling cowardly or courageous?

How do you handle bad news? Or news that could potentially be negative? Do you fuss and fume for days on end like I am inclined to do? I’m programmed to ask my family and friends for prayer. Even that … Continue reading

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Feeling weak today?

“Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow; it empties today of its strength” – Corrie ten Boom. This is so true! How many times have you worried & fretted about this or that and the very thing you stressed … Continue reading

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My marching orders

“Love the Lord your God, listen to his voice, and hold fast to him. For the Lord is your life …” (Deuteronomy 30:20). I’ve had a busy, busy week entertaining family and long distance friends. A good week in most … Continue reading

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Harmony — what most of us strive for in our everyday life. What many are unable to grasp. The opposite of harmony might be stress or frustration. When two or more individuals sit together in a room, a sense of … Continue reading

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