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the power of reflection

I often get told that I am a very calm person. So often of late, that I thought, perhaps I should write about it. Firstly though I just want one thing clear, I am not always calm. 477 more words


the tongue

Today has been a good day. Lots of opportunities for learning. Mostly learning about the tongue. I have as much to learn about this as my children do. 237 more words


you can do it in three days, they said.

It’s easy, they said. Well, i’m here to say,”they” lied.

We took Landon’s diaper off one day last month and brought the potty out into the living room (as i’m sure you remember telling you about…). 520 more words


Thessalonians’ Faith

Reading through the first chapter of Thessalonians I think about how much this letter may have meant to this church.

I wasn’t raised as a Christian.   300 more words



Jude 1:20-21 But you, dear friends, by building yourselves up in your most holy faith and praying in the Holy Spirit, keep yourselves in God’s love as you wait for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ to bring you to eternal life. 163 more words


our examples

My oldest was with a large group of boys and the message was about who we chose to be our heroes.  The question “Who do you think is a good example in the Bible?”  My son raised his hand and said “Goliath”.   378 more words



Have you ever had a friend that you wondered why they were your friend?  And I’m not talking about when we have insecurities thinking we aren’t good enough.   315 more words