Category Archives: “Martha

Progress in January

I’m learning Spanish from… http://www.onlinefreespanish.com. It’s a very good web site to learn. It teaches how to read, spell and speak. Right now, I’m trying to learn conjugating verbs. The Spanish Bible reading is going along – one chapter a … Continue reading

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Ten 2013 Goals

I looked back at my 2012 goals and realized I didn’t do well with them. Here we are again with more goals.Here are ten of my goals for 2013: Learn more Spanish Read through my Spanish New Testament Wear more … Continue reading

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How To Be Poor

Paul said, “I know how to be abased, and I know how to abound. Everywhere and in all things I have learned both to be full and to be hungry, both to abound and to suffer need.” He said this … 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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Wishing and Doing

I dearly wish I could tell you about my lovely antique doily-clad living room or the lavendar scented halls or show to you a picture of my newly painted bedroom walls. I can’t put those here because, well, I want … Continue reading

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Ready to Serve

“Be dressed, ready for service, and have your lamps shining.” Luke 12:35, NCV Although, this verse is actually talking about being ready for the return of the Lord at Judgment Day, still, it was taken from the example of servants … Continue reading

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Blessings on a Bad Day

My leg is giving me fits lately, so that I have to be on crutches or off my leg completely, so I’m doing a lot of sitting. However, that just makes it possible for me to do some of my … Continue reading

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