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God, my Shield

I’ve been waiting on a promise from God, and sometimes I get anxious about when it’s going to happen, if ever. I get it into my head that I need to do something to make it happen, and any peace that I had is destroyed by my anxious doing. One night a while ago, I […]

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Ordinary Faithfulness

Sometimes the hardest thing to do, is the thing that’s right in front of you. Let me explain. When looking for the Lord’s will, His plan, or His calling, it’s often been a search into the future. Sometimes, I’ve desired so much for the special or amazing things that He would call me to do […]

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Marriage Reflections

A Moment of Thankfulness

Story time. But first, let me set the stage. Michael likes to chill in bed on Saturday mornings and watch his favorite 90-minute show. He’s comfy there and has everything he needs, so I don’t worry too much about him when he’s laying down. He wears Apple AirPods, uses a Mac, and we have a […]

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On Seuss and Other Things

I’m here to acknowledge a regular guy.Well, he really was famous, we all can see why.He wrote in some pages, drew pictures in booksThat we all loved to read in our little book nooks. He shaped how we saw words and rhymes and the world.Nothing really was real in those colorful swirlsAnd those fanciful pictures […]

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Always Teaching

There are a lot of things that happen in life just because that’s how life is in our world. Some of these things seem crummy and some of them seem fantastic. Almost always, the bad things seem to come out of nowhere, catching us by surprise. When my husband lost his job about five weeks […]