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<3 Ontario, Canada <3

With your GREAT Lakes, abundant forests and other waterways–AMAZING!! And of course, your provincial parks… At Neys, we had a bay of Lake Superior always in view from our trailer, in view and “in hearing”. Underfoot was the reminder of … Continue reading

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Summer’s “Field of Joy”

Maybe I can squeeze in a non-sermon post! Gotta go fast though, since it’s raspberry-picking time! Today will probably be the only time I get to pick, this year. (The last time I tried, it was CLOSED! :() Early morning … Continue reading

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that One Big Thing

“Pious platitudes” and “theological abstractions”–that’s how many Christians will answer someone’s suffering… like Job’s three friends. But God’s answer is not words. A friend of mine, for whom suffering is neither theoretical nor something that happens to someone else, finds … Continue reading

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A peek into the life of a 5-Kid Mom

No need to waste time thinking of what to post. I believe it’s been written for me, today. Of course, I really should ask her permission, etc…. but she’s my niece, she’ll forgive me! Especially if I mention the Proud … Continue reading

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valuable crops :)

You know, I’m over 55, but I won’t be stopping my work with children any time soon! And mostly for selfish reasons. For example, when your own are grown up, you miss the sense of “holiday”, when the summer comes. … Continue reading

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Magnifying Glass! (last paragraphs, :D)

Our Interim Pastor has been doing a pretty good job of including a message for people who may not have made their identity with God as yet, as well as teaching for those who need to go deeper. And as … Continue reading

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guilty, as charged

There’s another place where I’m supposed to blog about my “weight loss journey”, but it seems like one journal is enough, really. So, I’ve again lost those same 5 pounds that I lose every year about this time. They keep … Continue reading

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Mardi Gras

Ahhh, Lent! (Oops, that’s the same way I started a post 2 years ago!) Giving things up, “taking on” things, whatever–the important thing is that it signals the coming of Easter, and Spring! For me, it’s another season, and I … Continue reading

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Mr. Fix-It Strikes Again!

My husband told me once, that he wanted to be a plumber. He could also have been an electrician: yesterday when “we” were installing the new thermostat-we-suddenly-had-to-buy, I had trouble trying to put those thin wires behind those tiny screws… … Continue reading

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To be or not to be?

(*Spoiler alert*–but only if you’re as far behind in watching Glee as we are! :D) The first season of Glee had a very cool & unusual ending. The music group has been working hard all year, towards winning the contest … Continue reading

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