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A Short, Inadequate Word

Like a master craftsman, carving excess out and beauty in, God works his thinking into our spirits. In my own life, mindset changes that he directed brought about healing that was the catalyst for a freedom in spirit, mind, and … Continue reading

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Anticipation is Building

My heart feels as if it’s breaking, and I don’t even know why. It’s not like grief or sorrow. It’s more a yearning; an anticipation of birth. One of the poignant things about pregnancy is that your heart aches to … Continue reading

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May I Have a Word, Please?

I thought that once I got through the year of “Firsts,” things wouldn’t be so hard-edged. I thought maybe the second birthdays and Mother’s Day and Father’s Day wouldn’t hurt as bad. Somehow, it all still feels new.

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What do you seek?

I journal in spurts; always very early in the morning when my home is quiet and my time is mine to spend as I like. This time around it had been a while since my last entry. I’d had a … Continue reading

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It’s a Question of Grace

“It’s false doctrine which teaches God’s grace as continual forgiveness for continual sin… The grace that the Lord has given us is the power to walk by His Spirit.” ~ Rick Joyner, There Were Two Trees in the Garden “My … Continue reading

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A Pumpkin Pie Latte Induced Musing – recipe at the end

My husband and the kids are off to the store. As I sit sipping a hot pumpkin pie latte in my quiet, empty house, I am drawn to memories of the little, two bedroom/one bath house we lived in with … Continue reading

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Is it good to believe in God?

I have a question for you. Which is better; to believe God does not exist if your view of him is of a being capable of unloving behavior, or to believe in God, and believe him capable of less love … Continue reading

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