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Donald Miller

“I will love you like God, because of God, mighted by the power of God. I will stop expecting your love, demanding your love, trading for your love, gaming for your love. 84 more words

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From My Bookshelf - Day 15

But playing your music as loud as you want and coming home drunk aren’t real life. Real life, it turns out, is diapers and lawnmowers, decks that need painting, a wife that needs to be listened to, kids that need to be taught right from wrong, a checkbook, an oil change, a sunset behind a mountain, laughter at a kitchen table, too much wine, a chipped tooth, and a screaming child.

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Mysterious Flow

What Will You Remember?

I’ve journaled for years, and sometimes I pull out a stack of my journals and read what I wrote on this date one, or two , or five years ago.  452 more words

Life

From My Bookshelf - Day 13

I’m noticing a common characteristic of healthy families, though. The characteristic is this: kids with parents who are honest about their shortcomings seem to do better in life. 

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Mysterious Flow

From My Bookshelf - Day 10

If a person senses that you do not like them, that you do not approve of their existence, then your religion and your political ideas will all seem wrong to them.

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Mysterious Flow

“God Moves in a Mysterious Way”

“Ye fearful saints, fresh courage take;
The clouds ye so much dread
Are big with mercy and shall break
In blessings on your head.

Blind unbelief is sure to err…

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Thoughts & Feelings

2/52: A Million Miles in a Thousand Years

Over on my Goodreads account I have set myself the challenge of reading fifty-two books this year. I have always been a bookworm but, last year, I didn’t prove it. 608 more words