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Psalm 46:1-6 Are You In Trouble? Call On God

Psalm 46:1 – God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.Therefore will not we fear, though the earth be removed, and though the mountains be carried into the midst of the sea; 3 Though the waters thereof roar and be troubled, though the mountains shake with the swelling thereof. 599 more words


Hotel California revisited

I’ve done the math (which admittedly I’m not good at), but it appears that I have spent approximately 49% of the days this year so far in hospitals. 1,333 more words


swimming pool fun, walking, good friends, drooling cats

It was a gorgeous summer day today, so I got out the kiddie pool for the twins after they napped this afternoon. Very soon they had taken everything off and were stomping around in the water buck nekkid, giggling like fiends. 206 more words

childless with no regrets

It is horrible to be a man, but the grinding misery of being a woman between the upper and nether millstone of household cares and training children is almost as bad. 368 more words


Don't be fooled by the MOB.

Well, the wedding has come and gone.  Phew!

This seems like a good time to give you an insightful glimpse into the mind of the MOB (which is what they call you for a about a year before the event in which you will be the “Mother of the Bride”.) 1,186 more words

Empty Nest

A Fantastic Fox (and an Update)

Friends, meet Freddy.

For whatever reason, I’ve really been feeling the woodland creatures vibe for this little one (maybe he’ll be a park ranger). So when I saw this kit for… 360 more words


how to pray with baby: all day long

First: a confession. The series on spiritual practices with newborns? Turned out nothing the way I expected. What I thought would be a practical guide turned into my philosophical wanderings as I processed this summer. 609 more words