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2 Weeks

It’s only two weeks until my adventure begins in Spain and I could not be more excited. You know how sometimes you have feelings of doubt? 440 more words


Never Ending Garage Sale

My garage is quickly filling up with “stuff”. My basement is looking like a storage unit.

Dad doesn’t want to get rid of some things. I have a big house. 231 more words


Mother's Girl

Here’s a piece from my thesis.  I read the other parts (I & II)  of my “Mother’s Girl” trilogy during my thesis reading–so if you were there, sorry!–but here it is again.   357 more words

Christmas in September

Hey!  All you last minute procrastinators had better get on the stick.  There are only 102 days left until Christmas.

Before you start pummeling me, allow me to assure you that there is evidence aplenty of the impending arrival of Santa.  689 more words


Armed Against Lying Emotions

Please forgive me if this post is personal.  It’s something going on in my heart right now, something that I have shared with college-aged friends before, and something I’ll undoubtedly need to use (for myself and others) again in the future. 822 more words


Day 4 #7daysofgratitude

Day 4 #7daysofgratitude

1. I am thankful for the opportunity to reflect on the many blessings, opportunities and people in my life. Its easy to get lost in the whirlwind of activities and take for granted, the things we have going for us. 189 more words

A daily dose..

“Be joyful always;

pray continually;

give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.”

1 Thessalonians 5, 16-18

The author of these words, Paul, was not given to asking other believers to do things he had not done himself, so we must assume that he practiced joyful, prayerful thanksgiving – in all circumstances. 477 more words