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Whatever is Lovely

I’ve been looking back on my life and remembering the people and the stories that have made it what it is. Too often I get caught up in the negative harsh things. They loom large and dark with sharp beaks … Continue reading

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What a Friend We Have in Jesus

He belted out “What a Friend We Have in Jesus” with the courage and volume of Pavarotti. He was so excited to be serving his little community of worshipers in this way. As he sang, my heart rejoiced with the … Continue reading

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The Sacrifice of Praise

Recently, I sat on the Gulf beach with my husband and watched as the sun inched toward the horizon. The wet shoreline glowed with orange and pink reflections, holding the sun’s glory briefly as the waves crept back into the … Continue reading

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Life with a Limp

Sunday while visiting my mom in the hospital, I turned on the television to see if I could find something she would enjoy—a Sunday message that might encourage us both. I found a Gaither Homecoming celebration. Mom always enjoys watching … Continue reading

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The Overflow of Thanksgiving

I wrote this several years ago when I realized what a priviledge it is to be able to praise God with a whole heart. It means I have eyes to see his beauty. It means that my heart is full … Continue reading

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