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Prayer is…

We cease to be God in prayer. Continue reading

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Made in the Image of God! Really? Me Too? Yep, You Too!

I don’t know about you, but I have gotten angry (sometimes livid) over how God made me. “Couldn’t you have made me a little more… or a little less…?” I complain to my Maker. Teaching me to love myself rightly has been a lengthy proposition for God and a difficult one for me to learn. I haven’t mastered it yet. Continue reading

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The More You Eat, the Hungrier You Get

Some time ago our pastor preached a series entitled, “Life in the Fast Lane.” It was about our need to establish margin in our lives so we can do the things that matter most. Jobs, relationships, social media, activities and … 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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Come, Let Us Play

I am teaching English as a second language to a young Polish man. Over the past few months, I have become friends with his family. I have had a delightful time with him teaching the strange language we call English. Sometimes his wife … Continue reading

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A Tribute to Grandmothers and Grandfathers – Especially Mine

Today, March 30th, is my grandmother’s birthday. I still miss her. She was just one of those people you enjoyed being with. I was reflecting on my love of poetry and music this week and realized that she helped uncover … Continue reading

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