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In The Presence of God

This  year, 2015, I’m reading through a version of the Bible that I don’t usually use. It’s the Holman Christian Standard Bible.  I need to read 2.4 pages each day to read through this particular Bible entirely. I want to … Continue reading

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Another poem I wrote for our bulletin

The Shepherd Finds Peace   “And on earth, peace good will toward men” Was the end of the message that night. “Peace”from a baby born in a stable today? In this world of chaos and fight? Let’s pretend one confused … Continue reading

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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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Poem – The Day Came

Here is a poem that I wrote today to fill a space in the church bulletin I type. I like how it turned out. I do have to give Edgar A. Guest credit, though. I like his poetry – both … Continue reading

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Monday: Wash Day with housecleaning thrown in

Okay, Monday is the one day I get to stay at home all day, and I love it. Nearly without exception, something interrupts that all-day status. This afternoon, there’s a funeral I will attend. But before leaving, my eye is on house cleaning. … 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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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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