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DON’T “Be strong”, be SUPPORTED!

What I was thinking about on awaking this morning jives quite well with what I then read in Daily Hope. I’ve seen it a couple of times recently, for different people: “You’re such a strong person.” When we say that, … Continue reading

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Don’t cringe!

“Happiness is not the goal of life; happiness is a by-product of living out your purpose.” “The greatest things in life aren’t things.” Great quotes to start off Lent (the 40 days before Easter)! I wonder if some of you … Continue reading

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Glorious Living

Sometimes I worry that I am not doing anything for anybody, these days. It’s like we’re all In Retirement–from work, from volunteering, from school… But I’m sure that someday, we’ll again be a little busier than we really want to … Continue reading

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everything

Wow, I’m finding sooooo many things on Ravelry that I could crochet up so quickly, with free patterns–lots of fantastic ideas! Like, jewelry (elegant necklaces/chokers, barefoot sandals, hair clips, etc.), little hanging decorations (especially for the truck), lampshade decorations, gorgeous … Continue reading

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more “plan” stuff

Just a couple of “loose ends” that I’ve found hanging around… First, I was going through some notes that I’d intended to share with you “sometime”, and came across something that references the exact memory verses I was talking about … Continue reading

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givin’ and knowin’

Two years ago yesterday I was also talking about “plan”, haha! (About Bible reading plans.) Today I’m actually going to “question” some of Rick Warren (gasp!) Actually, he probably would agree with me. So he always has such neat little … Continue reading

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Big Dreams

Lots of questions for me to work on, in today’s “Daily Hope”. As usual, Rick Warren says some pretty neat things, like: “Faith is choosing and believing God’s dream for your life. Nothing starts happening in your life until you … Continue reading

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Watch out for those automatic responses…

We had a wonderful visit from my parents (as usual), and we won’t talk about who won at cards, because some people don’t like it when you “gloat”… That’s trivial, really, but it’s still a segue into this paragraph about … Continue reading

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plans, goals, focus…

“There’s awesome power in a focused life. Diffused light doesn’t have much of an effect on what it touches. But when you focus light — like the sun’s light through a magnifying glass — you can light a piece of … Continue reading

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Wild Cards for a Winning Hand

My parents are coming for a visit tomorrow, and one of our favourite things to do together, is play cards. If you’ve ever played cards, you know how important the wild cards are. You can’t help what you’ve been dealt, … Continue reading

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