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Excuses

Excuses – what are they? Merraim-Webster explains “excuses” – as making apology for something, attempting to remove blame for. I don’t know about you, but I know way too often I fall into the trap of excuses. Somebody asks me to do this, and I really don’t want to, so I make an excuse. The excuse… Continue reading Excuses

blessings · challenges · encouragement · everyday-faith · God's-way · having-purpose · moments-in-time · quietness · reminders · surrender

A New Day Dawning

Having recently started working third shift, I soon found there was something that I longed for during each shift. No matter how tough the shift was or how easy it was, there was a moment in the shift that seems to fill me with peace and revive my weary human body. “What” you might wonder?It is… Continue reading A New Day Dawning

building-up-one-another · challenges · encouragement · love-of-God · love-story · reminders · surrender · word-of-God

But the Greatest of These is Love!

1 Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, and have not charity, I am become as sounding brass, or a tinkling cymbal.  2 And though I have the gift of prophecy, and understand all mysteries, and all knowledge; and though I have all faith, so that I could remove mountains, and… Continue reading But the Greatest of These is Love!

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This World Is Not My Home! (Video Post)

This world is not my home!  Reminded this morning of the need to “be holy, for I am holy” (Lev 11:44-45). We are in this world, but not of this world. We are citizens of a heavenly place and we anticipate that which awaits. I can’t wait to go home… but until then… and what… Continue reading This World Is Not My Home! (Video Post)

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I Will Never Leave You…

Sitting in the pizza shop, waiting for my order and thinking over the evening that passed… Time spent with dear friends, discussing memories and pastimes… Partaking of a Nicaraguan supper-memories of the little stand in Malpaisillo… Laughing and playing with my dear little ones-children who hold special places in my heart… Thinking over the many… Continue reading I Will Never Leave You…