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31 Days: The Why of Listening

This is Day 2 of 31 Days to Listen, and already I need to remind myself of why I’m doing this. Already I am guilty of bringing my ‘to do’ list to God. 159 more words


31 Days to Listen

If you’ve been reading Flourish! for a while you might remember that I started the year reflecting on the God’s whispered invitation to listen. In October I’m joining other bloggers taking on… 117 more words




In the Message, 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 says, “Be cheerful no matter what; pray all the time; thank God no matter what happens. This is the way God wants you who belong to Christ Jesus to live.” In the KJV, I Thessalonians 5:16-18 says, “Rejoice evermore. 519 more words

Where's Mary Poppins When I Need Her?

Hellooo…Magical nanny, where are you? I need your carpet-bag!

There are days I pray for the ability to go ten minutes without harping on my kids. 339 more words

His Will

God’s Still Quiet Voice

When I first gave my life to Christ and accepted Him as my Lord and Savior, I learned to hear His voice and to respond to it. 492 more words


Ever Just Want to Be ... "In the Zone"?

Yesterday, I spent some time with a new young friend as we do each week. We have purposely set aside this time to grow in the Lord and of course in the process, our friendship is growing. 490 more words


The Bouncing Ball

In case you don’t know (having had the sense to avoid all sing-along movies for the last eighty-nine years) the bouncing ball is a little animated dot that bounces brightly along the words of a song to keep the sing-along-ers in time (and on the right word!)  It says – THIS IS WHERE WE ARE – PAY ATTENTION. 438 more words

Living The Life