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Wisdom 13.10

“By pride comes nothing but strife, but with the well-advised is wisdom.” – Proverbs 13:10 NKJV

Prudent decisions rarely come from knee-jerk reactions, and if we’re not careful self-centered thoughts and peer-pressure can affect our judgment. 23 more words

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Lord, Deliver Me from Distraction

Since the fall of man, people have had trouble staying focused, but we live today in an age of unprecedented distraction. Since you’re already reading this on some electronic device, I don’t need to elaborate. 505 more words

Christians

Advent Calendar: Make Happy Noise

Psalm 100                    (Common English Bible)

Shout triumphantly to the Lord, all the earth!

2   Serve the Lord with celebration! Come before him with shouts of joy!

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ROSARY OF THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION

BEADS OF THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION

Composed by St John Berchmans, S.J. and recited by him daily to obtain, through the intercession of Our Lady, the grace never to commit any sin against the virtue of purity. 53 more words

Christianity

Arrow Prayers

Today is Wednesday, December 7, 2016. Eighteen days until Christmas!

Quote of the Day

“Great ideas often receive violent opposition from mediocre minds.” – Albert Einstein… 565 more words

Devotions

There's No Surprising Him

When my older girls were preschoolers, we’d keep every activity a secret until the last possible second.

If I planned to take them to the zoo, they’d find out that morning at 8:30 when I put on their sneakers and packed the cooler. 751 more words

Thoughts From My Quiet Time

December 7, 1929 & "Plea of the Maid"

Sat., 7  The morning devotions came to my room. They are such a comfort.

The final poem in Green Mountain Echoes.  Since Benjamin was in Italy during WWI and married Jeanette in 1920, I expect this poem was written in Jeanette’s voice. 78 more words

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