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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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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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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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Consider this

Apparently there are a lot of doctors who say that “most people could leave the hospital today if they could get rid of their worries, guilt, and resentment.” It’s not just what you eat that destroys your health — it’s … Continue reading

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War Story

When we hear the testimonies of former drug addicts, thieves or adulterers who have come to faith, we’re encouraged. And we should be. But how would we react if a former terrorist or mass murdering dictator professed faith in Christ? … Continue reading

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Just do the *next* thing well.

An excellent article I read recently, talks about young people in the west being raised with a sense of entitlement. Our interim pastor would love this sentence: “When reality exceeds our expectations, we’re happy. But when reality falls short, we’re … Continue reading

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Not just a lot of talk

Now, how about a list of things that DON’T change? people’s character (though you might sometimes wish they would, lol!) seasons: you can always depend on Spring to come again! good friends, and loving family Truth… at least, the Real … Continue reading

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Just don’t think about it.

What are you tempted by? My reading this morning included something about temptation, and my first thought was that nothing was tempting me. Think again Crazy! the temptation to be mad all day about Apple’s latest OS X… three different … Continue reading

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To Thine Own Self be True… ?

Loving routine and loving a change is a favourite theme with me, have you noticed? What I noticed when running this morning, is that it’s time to change that schedule to afternoons, when it’s a bit warmer. There are lots … Continue reading

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“…the new youth pastor taught less and played more…”

Second day of Run Training! Although the thermometre said only +3 C, it was really a lovely, sunny morning, perfect for running with a sweater on. I guess when there’s frost on the ground, I’ll have to start running in … Continue reading

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