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Sacrificing to God

We have wrongly learned to believe that God does not want any sacrifice from us. Sacrificing is giving to God.

Hosea 6:6

For I desire mercy and not sacrifice, 749 more words


Pet Therapy

This is my mom, Sue, and her dog, Joey. I can talk about how therapeutic a pet can be until I am blue in the face; but this picture alone is worth 2,000 words (I am counting 1,000 per character in the photo). 495 more words

Life Happenings

YOU can make a difference in a human life. Nepal needs us.

I read a Facebook post today that made me overwhelmingly sad about the evil that pervades our world. In the midst of a devastating crisis in Nepal where thousands have lost their lives and tens of thousands have been injured and lost their homes, there are enemies of God and man taking advantage of victims and enslaving young women to work in the human sex trafficking industry. 727 more words

Knitting Therapy

I am such an avid knitter that it should be included on my About Me page. Perhaps I’ll edit that soon. I learned to knit when I was 8 years old. 584 more words

Life Happenings

Closeup: A special Mother's Day interview with Kara Gerson of The Voss Foundation

I’ve been lucky enough to go to The Voss Foundation’s Women Helping Women African Bazaar and Charity Luncheon for two years running and have been thinking recently about how little we realize that women around the world are disenfranchised because of their lack of clean water. 1,202 more words


People Give to People, not Proposals

Heather Stombaugh, MBA, CFRE, GPC, Grants Counsultant – HUB International

Grant writers frequently chuckle about being “little writer monkeys.” That is to say, as grant writers we’re often at our desks for hours at a time, listening to classic rock and churning out power words and Logic Models to craft compelling proposals. 396 more words

Good Development


Have you noticed that there is an ever-increasing demand by Christian religious leaders to make their followers pay tithes to support their ministry? They use all type of tactics to shame folks into paying tithes. 1,006 more words