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5-Minute Friday UNKNOWN Sometimes it’s the unknown that is our undoing. Not knowing something can be scarier than knowing the truth about something scary. I’d much rather know I have a certain diagnosis than wondering, guessing, and stressing about a … Continue reading

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Publishing and Waiting …

Even though circumstances do not seem to be going right, fair—always remember God still steers the boat. Relationships fail, money’s tight, child spills his milk, toilet overflows, ideal college seems elusive, death separates, divorce/abuse divides—though your dream lingers, “wait for … Continue reading

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Maintain a steady course

“But I trust in your unfailing love; my heart rejoices in your salvation. I will sing to the Lord, for he has been good to me” — Psalm 13:5–6 (NIV). Feeling a bit in the dumps today? Unloved? Unrecognized? Unmotivated? … Continue reading

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Trust the engineer

“When a train goes through a tunnel and it gets dark, you don’t throw away the ticket and jump off. You sit still and trust the engineer — Corrie Ten Boom. ***

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Trust – Search – and Expect blessings

The challenge continually before you is to trust Me and search for My way through each day. Do not blindly follow your habitual route, or you will miss what I have prepared for you — Jesus Calling, by Sarah Young. … Continue reading

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My anchor holds

We sang a song in church a few weeks ago and my mind still rehearses the words. For some reason, this week I cling desperately to the words and meaning behind them. I must not allow the storms to shade … 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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Day #12

Day of endurance: Left Shoshone, Wyoming (3 miles from Yellowstone) this morning at 40 degrees – arrived in Miles City, Montana this evening. Long, hot, weary day – saw 102 degrees. Big Horn Mountains w/the snow – beautiful (plus, loved … 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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This is the stuff

While driving in the car, the song entitled This is the Stuff, by Francesca Battistelli  played. I could hardly wait to get home and look up the lyrics and hear the song again.  “In the middle of my little mess, … Continue reading

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