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Prayer prompt for Sunday, May 24

Prov. 3:5-6 says to trust God, even when it doesn’t make sense to us. Things don’t often end well when we “lean on our own understanding.”


Do Not Fear (Prayer Devotional for the week of May 24, 2015)

I found a roly poly on the sidewalk as I left my office today. You might call them doodle bugs, pill bugs, or – if you’re a real brainiac – Armadillidiidae (thanks, Google). 486 more words


Prayer prompt for Saturday, May 23

Have you ever asked God to put someone on your heart to pray for by name? Try it; listen to the heart-nudge; follow through; watch God work!


Where two or more are gathered . . . I am there

I have a confession to make  . . .  yes, another one. I talk to myself. And it is not just a two way dialogue. It is more like me, myself and I, and a few others. 606 more words


And Justice For All...


The mother of a intellectually disabled person had contacted the news and told the sad story of how her adult son had been mistreated multiple times by the police. 355 more words


Old Friend

Old friend, why are you so shy? Ain’t like you to hold back or hide from the light

I hate to turn up out of the blue, uninvited But I couldn’t stay away, I couldn’t fight it I had hoped you’d see my face and that you’d be reminded That for me, it isn’t over… 188 more words


Liz Goes To Moscow: May Update

As August creeps closer and closer into view, this has been quite an eventful month of preparation for my journey to Moscow. At the end of April, I went to the doctor to make sure I was up to date on my vaccinations and such and got my negative HIV test results back for my visa application (All this time I just assumed, but it’s nice to know for certain, you know?). 818 more words