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SURPRISE!!!!!

It’s all kind of dark and cold down there. Who are those lonely souls, carrying out their every day work? Perhaps some woke up this morning thinking “another day, another dollar”. Maybe some are completely bored with their life, others … Continue reading

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Angels and babies

A loooong letter, might be enough to get the message across, but he didn’t stop there. Even though it is long enough for two testaments. Living a perfect human life might have been enough. But extra was included: he gave … Continue reading

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stripped down

So here we are, a young couple in the homeless shelter with their newborn baby, being interrupted by all these rough-speaking truck drivers gathering around. And now what I’ve managed to do, is take all the charm out of the … Continue reading

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Wherein each of the 3 of us get a mention…

OK, so here’s my idea for Advent blogging this year. Each week you focus on a different set of people from The First Christmas. Now, pretend you’re putting on a play based on that, and you have to find the … Continue reading

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warm your heart

Mmmmmmm, my warmed Pumpkin Pudding is SO delicious this year!! I can talk about it now, since we’re eating the very last serving of it this morning–none left to share, sorry!! (NOT! :P :D) Ah well, at least, after Sam … Continue reading

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too much of a good thing

This blogging thing is especially useful, to me, for Advent: it really helps me focus on the “theme-for-the-week”–but not if I keep not-posting! :S Last week’s Waiting theme (including Hope and Patience), was an inexhaustible one; you could go on … Continue reading

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It will not fail.

You may have noticed that I’ve started my Advent themes already, even though the first Sunday of Advent is not until this Sunday. Problem is, with Christmas being on a Tuesday this year, it makes that fourth week of Advent … Continue reading

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Of popcorn strings and play-do shapes…

Boy, the Christmas season is just chalk-full of memories, isn’t it? And this year my tree theme is “memories”, so it’s covered with things from the past–decorations that Sam made at nursery school, kindergarten… and some he made at a … Continue reading

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why is TODAY Epiphany?

This isn’t going to be the type of intellectual discussion that you might think:  today is Epiphany (“to show, to reveal”, “the Season of Light”) because: We took the Tree down, and there is much more light coming through (of … Continue reading

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get down, get dirty

The theme for this day last year, says “Dirt, Animals”… excuse me?  Why do those two have to go together?  Couldn’t we just naturally move from “people” (yesterday’s theme), to “animals”?  There may not be AS large a variety of … Continue reading

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