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When You Do Not Feel God's Presence In Your Life

“When you get serious abt finding me and want it more than anything else, I’ll make sure you won’t b disappointed.” – Jeremiah 29:13 MSG… 483 more words


One Christmas, our young grandchild threw himself into the joy of the day.  When he opened a gift, he exclaimed, “Just what I always wanted!” The next gift received exactly the same level of excitement and expression. 266 more words

Holy Living

We Can Overcome

Young girls run frantically from the sound of a bomb, screaming, crying, confused, and terribly afraid. An evening of sheer joy listening to the music of Ariana Grande had turned into an evening of terror. 470 more words


Bracing for Impact?

It’s the first week of summer break. Like many mamas, I’m taking it a little slower this week…relishing in the fact that no lunches need to be packed…there’s no morning bell to beat…no spelling words to study. 570 more words

I Spent All My Time Alone: Desolation

While scanning through my old journals, I’ve found this piece – a kind of short poem.  It was written in those times, when I really feel desolated.  411 more words


God Is God, Always

The transition from Genesis to Exodus in the Bible is a shocking transition.

As Genesis ends Israel finds itself in Egypt. The family has migrated to Egypt to escape the famine that is ravaging the land. 754 more words

Quiet Times