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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)

Book-review · forgiveness · love-of-God · love-story · Nickel-Mines

One Light Still Shines by Marie Monville – Book Review

WITHIN A SOLITARY MOMENT, MARIE MONVILLE REALIZED THAT LIFE AS SHE KNEW IT WAS OVER.  On October 2, 2006, Marie Monville’s husband entered an Amish schoolhouse in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, and shot ten young girls, killing five of them, before turning the gun on himself. The event shocked the nation and left many staggering under… Continue reading One Light Still Shines by Marie Monville – Book Review

encouragement · love-of-God · reminders

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…

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Thursday Thoughts – Tired…

TIRED… According to Merriam-Webster, “tired” is drained of strength and energy : fatigued often to the point of exhaustion.  Now for this college student, she thought she was tired, but when she looked at the definition of “tired”, she began to reconsider. Was I fatigued? Exhausted? As many college students know is that end of semesters bring… Continue reading Thursday Thoughts – Tired…