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Tone of Voice

I have the happy blessing of being the daughter of a daddy who never yelled at my brothers, my mother or me. He never even raised his voice. That’s not to say that he wasn’t firm. He was.  I can remember him teaching … Continue reading

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First, do no harm

The first day of the forty day journey in the book, “The Love Dare” on learning to love your spouse, is to say nothing negative to or about your spouse – something like that. How much good can be done … Continue reading

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2012

This year, I  will read the New Testament through in my Spanish Bible. Hopefully, I will learn Spanish this way. I have a verse a week to give me strength to deny myself and live God’s way. Week one’s verse: … Continue reading

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For Whom Do I Work?

I ran across this passage as I was trying to find something else to do besides housework. “And whatever you do, do it heartily, as to the Lord and not to men, knowing that from the Lord you will receive … Continue reading

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Your Very Own Story’s Happy Ending

When I was first married, I thought I had my head on straight. I really knew marriage would have its troubles. I knew there would be days and maybe even weeks when I wondered if I even loved this man I … Continue reading

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