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Faithful in the little things

“He who is faithful in a very little thing is faithful also in much; and he who is unrighteous in a very little thing is unrighteous also in much. Luke 16:10 When I think of being faithful in the little … Continue reading

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A hidden blessing?

Do you remember the parable of the rich man and Lazarus? Luke 16:19-26 “Now there was a rich man, and he habitually dressed in purple and fine linen, joyously living in splendor every day. “And a poor man named Lazarus was … Continue reading

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Making it count…

I am not sure why, but from a young age I was blessed with the understanding that I should make my time spent doing things count.  In school I was never one to goof around while studying.  I never understood … Continue reading

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A great prayer!

The other day I was helping my daughter out of the shower.  She walked into the open towel and I wrapped it around her.  She started to grab the sides, bundled it up and hugged it close.  I gently tugged … Continue reading

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Come Thou fount of every blessing!

I love this song!  It has been a favorite of mine for a long time.  I even composed a very sad version of it on the piano once while visiting my sister.  She is so sweet, she saved it and … Continue reading

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The blessing of interruptions…

During the Passion of our Lord, Simon the Cyrene was interrupted.  Simon’s plans and his will were put on hold when he was asked to help carry the cross of our Lord. Can you imagine how annoyed you would be … Continue reading

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The blessing of tears…

The first Easter that I truly mourned for Jesus was two years ago.  I cried as I went to bed on Good Friday as I finally scratched the surface of trying to understand how His disciples must have felt that … Continue reading

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The Festival of Lights!

My new sister-in-law is coming to celebrate Thanksgiving with us.  I spoke with her the other night to talk about the menu that weekend and at the end of the conversation she told me that Hanukkah begins the Wednesday before … Continue reading

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One moment at a time…

The other morning I fell yet again. It was the one day of the month when parents can walk their children to their classrooms, see their artwork and help them unpack and get ready for their school day. The girls … Continue reading

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Our hearts!

I love any version of the song “Come, Thou Fount of Every Blessing” by Robert Robinson. Bind my wandering heart to Thee Prone to wander Lord I feel it Prone to leave the God I love Here’s my heart Lord … Continue reading

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