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What does each day look like for you? Is there an overflow of love, joy, peace, goodness, patience, kindness, gentleness, and self-control? I can tell you that I had an extra piece of dessert today at lunchtime (yes, the cookie from Panera Bread was indeed forced upon me!) so the “self-control” part wasn’t looking too good today. 960 more words

A Simple (but Awesome) Way to Study the Bible

The Bible is marvelous and life-giving. But here’s the thing, it can also be confusing, mysterious, and even a bit dull at times.

So, I’d like to share a simple way of studying the Bible for yourself and alongside friends, family, kids, arch nemeses, crazy cat ladies, scraggly mountain men, and everyone in between. 1,749 more words


VIDEO Have A Little Faith (2011)

Oct 24, 2016

Very Nice Movie & Story From Mitch Albom.

What Are You Known For?

regarded disgrace for the sake of Christ as of greater value than the treasures of Egypt, because he was looking ahead to his reward. Hebrews 11:26… 390 more words

Inadequacy as a Blessing

2 Corinthians 3:1-6

Inadequacy can be a roadblock to doing the Lord’s will—it can deter us from stepping out in faith to accomplish what God calls us to do. 246 more words

The Word of the King

“Where the word of a king is, there is power: and who may say unto him, What doest thou?” (Ecclesiastes 8:4)

Perhaps the archetype of absolute monarchs was Babylonia’s King Nebuchadnezzar, of whom the prophet Daniel could say, “Thou, O king, art a king of kings: for the God of heaven hath given thee a kingdom, power, and strength, and glory” (Daniel 2:37). 258 more words

Of The World, But Not In It

When my husband and I first moved to Southern California from rural Pennsylvania, we suffered from culture shock.  You couldn’t escape the smell of tacos and citrus trees seem to sprout of sidewalk cracks like weeds.   1,136 more words