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Things I Should Have Known - Giving Thanks in a Thankless World

~I’ve tried Voskamp’s 1000 gifts, but tapped out at #443~

I’ve tried opening my eyes with first thanks to God, but sometimes my iPhone wins my attention. 381 more words


Converted by Geese: A Beautiful Story!

Fresh Manna
by Pastor Tim Burt

Converted by Geese: A Beautiful Story / Author unknown

There was once a man who didn’t believe the story of Christ and was skeptical about God. 639 more words


When You Try to Help Someone And They Won't Let You

Last Sunday night, myself, my teen daughter, and my youngest son stopped to do the grocery shopping for the week. My husband and I both hate grocery shopping and I guess we both tend to procrastinate about it. 731 more words

Blended Family

The Face at Mount Rushmore - National Park Mystery Series by Mary Morgan - A Book Review

The Face of Mount Rushmore – National Park Mystery Series

By Mary Morgan, Illustrated by Dawn McVay Baumer

Buttonwood Press LLC, P. O. Box 716, Haslett, Michigan 48840… 294 more words

Christian Family


In church on Sunday morning, amidst the heartache of the worst fight we have ever had, I felt God saying to me that even if nothing changed in my circumstances, and things went on like they are, … 595 more words

Blended Family

Satan doesn't have to attack my family on Sunday mornings.

He just steps aside to let me do it.

You’ve heard it said, I’m sure. Sunday mornings are the hardest mornings for church-going families. Every morning of the week can go smoothly, then, on the morning you are trying to get to church to worship, everything falls apart. 808 more words

The Everyday

African Sunset

So I’m sitting and watching the sun set over the African bushveld. It’s a sight I’ll never tire of. As the years have passed, I’ve really learned to appreciate the bush… the gentle  breeze rustling through the trees, a thousand creatures chirping their delight, the hushed background noise of families preparing their campfires at sunset… even the occasional “whoop whoop” of a hungry hyena. 679 more words

Blended Family