Tag Archives: Christian living

We Want the Blessings, but…

Have you ever tried to prepare a meal for a picky child?  They want pizza and ice cream. They’d rather skip the veggies because it doesn’t taste as good as the pizza and ice cream. Do we as adults allow … Continue reading

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Finding Rest

We spend our lives hanging our hopes and dreams of true happiness on the hat of achievement or success while its fulfillment is fleeting.  We tend to tell ourselves that ‘we’ll be really happy when’… …we reach a certain pay … Continue reading

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Steeping Tea Bags

Standing over a pan of boiling water with tea bags steeping caused me to reflect on the process for a moment this morning. You see, I love iced tea.  And, tea making is important, friends.  Of late, my iced tea … Continue reading

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I Am Cancer Free!!!!!

The Cancer Center Doctor called the night before last to deliver the pathology report from my recent oophorectomy, just eight weeks since my hysterectomy.  Her phone call was a bit surreal.  She said everything came back negative for cancer!!!!! I … Continue reading

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Joy in the Storm

A friend recently asked how I was managing with some challenges and all I could muster was that I was relying on God’s strength.  I said, “All I have is God … and He is more than enough.”  I also … Continue reading

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Fear

Franklin Delano Roosevelt once gave the famous refrain in his first inaugural address: “There is nothing to fear, but fear itself.” That’s pretty true, isn’t it?  Some of us come by worrying and fear more naturally than others but I … Continue reading

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Before Goliath, A Lion & A Bear

David conquered a lion and a bear before he ever faced the greatest challenge of his lifetime – Goliath. And prior to governing all of Egypt, Joseph ran Potiphar’s household. Have you ever considered that previous battles in your own … Continue reading

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