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The Fruit of the Spirit: Longsuffering

Galatians 5:22-23 mentions nine gifts of the Spirit and the fruit of the day is: Longsuffering.  What in the world does that mean?  Patience. Ooooh.  This is not a fun fruit, is it? Who likes to wait in the fast … Continue reading

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I Will Catch You

As I lie on the CT scan table, the gracious and very thoughtful technician gave me these simple instructions – “Just fall back in my arms and I will catch you and very slowly lower you.”  Me, in my pain … Continue reading

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Things Beyond Your Control

Did you get to choose your parents?  Your eye color?  Your height?  The size of your feet?  No?  What about the location of your birth?  The year you were born? And once you were born, what about your socioeconomic lot … Continue reading

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So I Got Some News…

It’s the kind of news nothing can prepare one for.  As I lay on the ER gurney recovering from a horrible reaction to pain meds following my hysterectomy, my GYN surgeon pulled up a rolling stool and sat close beside … Continue reading

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Introduction

Hey there!  I am a stay at home mom with three children, 28, 19 and 17.  We are homeschooling our last child and are nearing the end of this 20 year journey.  Our older son has been on his own … Continue reading

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