Tag Archives: spirituality

Taking Steps, Always Forward

I just took a huge step toward my future. I applied for a grant for an administrative assistant certification course. It doesn’t start until the fall, but I had to get the application in now. I also delivered the last … Continue reading

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The Ugly Side of Honesty

Sometimes, honesty is hard. Sometimes, it’s really, really hard. I’ve been honest with you all along. I promise, every bit of uplifting and positive attitude has been real. It’s where I live. I’ve shared some of the tough times and … Continue reading

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Manna

I paid the bills today. This process of being open and honest as I walk this journey is painful. I want to be strong all the time, and I know God is worthy of all my faith and trust, but … Continue reading

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Gone-ness

There is a gone-ness. We shared everything. We were one. It seems we must have shared a heart and lungs and countless other essential things, because everyday, ordinary parts of myself don’t seem to work right these days. I know … Continue reading

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Back for More

I haven’t been here in quite a while, and I’ve missed you. There were a couple things that I needed to work on and other (more fun) things had to be set aside for a while. Now it’s time to … Continue reading

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My Shield of Mustard Seed

Where is your shield? “In addition to all this, take up the shield of faith, with which you can extinguish all the flaming arrows of the evil one.” ~ Ephesians 6:16 A number of years ago when I was in … Continue reading

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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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A Christmas Question

Every year, our homeschool group puts on a Christmas recital/concert/talent show/program thing. Any student who wants to be involved can do so in whatever fashion they wish. Many of them sing or perform on instruments, there have been a few … 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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