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Great Stuff

Update: This was originally published in 2012 as a Page. I’ve decided to just make it a regular post… though I do like how it was added to every once in awhile. I thought of making the Page private (so … Continue reading

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Life FILLED with Purpose

“Lucky” me! I gathered a few things yesterday, for my One Word (which is “plan”). We were at my cousin’s church-in-the-country, a small-ish place bursting with young families. First of all, their “Memory Verse of the Month”: “From one man … 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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heartily and freely

Since I’m supposed to get input from others, I’m just going to ask you: what do YOU think my gifts are? Thing is, I’ve done this so many times already, it seems… It’s come up again because of the Perspectives … Continue reading

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The way to Power

Just read in a post from a couple of years ago, about being patient, the very thing I’ve been praying about lately. The examples were Moses, Abraham, Noah building the ark… We can certainly see the overall plan, now! Segue … Continue reading

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Be patient, encouraged, and “plunge into the promise”!

Actors who want to do their part well, will try to actually feel what their character is feeling. The prophets had a sense of urgency for telling their message, like a burning within them. They just couldn’t keep inside what … Continue reading

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So many exciting things!

Living one day at a time works well for keeping yourself relaxed… Today for example, is my day (and many others’ too probably) to do the raking & mowing of the leaves, and get the Christmas lights out. But, being … Continue reading

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your life depends on it

You were probably hoping to get some yard work done, on this blustery, rainy, Fall day. Think of it this way: now you don’t have to do it! Instead you can just relax, go back to bed, enjoy some hot … Continue reading

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Give yourself to the gifts!

Don’t usually post today, since it’s rush-off-to-get-groceries day, but I forgot to include the perfect verse to go with yesterday’s post (about clergy appreciation): “Go after a life of love as if your life depended on it – because it … Continue reading

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wait for it

Naked!! That’s what is right in front of me right now: a naked tree! Yesterday’s job was to put it there, but I had to wait for today to decorate it. Oh my “waiting” is such a fitting theme, and … Continue reading

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