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One Day At a Time

Yes, my blog has been oh so quiet. If you remember from an earlier post, it has a lot to do with my current college endeavour: NURSING SCHOOL! For some reason, each day disappears before I have completed everything on my daily list. But each day I remind myself with the song below: He has… Continue reading One Day At a Time

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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

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Lord, I Need You

Lord I need You, when the sea of life is calm O Lord I need you when the wind is blowing strong Whether trials come or cease, keep me always on my knees Lord I need You, Lord I need You Sometimes when life seems gentle and blessings flood my way, I turn my gaze… Continue reading Lord, I Need You

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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

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The Apple Tree

Just yesterday as I listened to some CDs that had been stored away for some time. And I was filled with joy and peace as I heard an old gospel song that has meant so much to me over the years. A song of invitation and reconciliation. A song of surrender to the Lord. A… Continue reading The Apple Tree

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Would We Truly Long for Heaven?

Would We Truly Long for Heaven? (click for a sound clip) Would we truly long for heaven  If this life was perfect here,If we had no pain or heartache,If we never shed a tear? If we had no disappointments,And our dreams would all come true,Could we keep that heav’nly visionAnd that deep eternal view? Would we… Continue reading Would We Truly Long for Heaven?

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(in)courage: There’s Power in Your Story –

I was blessed as I read what Kaitlyn had to share today at (in)courage. Shared from (in)courage…   You don’t know me from Adam. Oddly enough, I don’t know you either. But this I do know: You need encouragement. You have a Story to tell. You are community. If we had the chance to sit down… Continue reading (in)courage: There’s Power in Your Story –