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Looking back to look ahead

A dear friend made me a cross stitch saying and had it framed and sent to me a number of years ago.  She did it at a time when I was struggling to move out of a deep well of grief and despair I had found myself in after a particularly hard season in life.  I… Continue reading Looking back to look ahead

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In Family We…

In Family we… Love Grow Gather Serve Love = Unconditionally Forgive quickly Encourage one another Grow = Study God’s word Pray without ceasing Build each other up Gather = Within our church Into small groups Provide mentoring / be mentored For family events Serve = Within our community Within our church Each other & family… Continue reading In Family We…

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A rose is a rose

I woke up this morning with a scripture on my mind given to me in a dream by God and went to look it up.  I have come alongside someone in their journey and wanted to encourage them so I sat down and opened up my bible to see what it was about.  As I… Continue reading A rose is a rose

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The Body that runs together

I went running today; that in and of itself is an amazing feat as I have not been physically active for quite some time. Technically, it was my second day of this horrendous torture some super fit person dreamed up as a way to rehabilitate the couch potatoes of the world. Anyway, I was encouraged… Continue reading The Body that runs together

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Missed by six

I watched as my oldest daughter took it upon herself to apply makeup and curl my youngest daughter’s hair.  Today was a big day in her life. She has spent the past year studying, memorizing and writing to this culmination of testing, interviewing and receiving.  Today my youngest completes a season of growth and change. … Continue reading Missed by six

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December Girls

I was showered with gifts from my family for mother’s day, taken out to lunch after church and yet I was in a funk.  A mood.  A powerful struggle to let go of the past and grasp hold of the future God has set before me.  All weekend long I struggled to put into words what I… Continue reading December Girls

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Such Love As This…

His arms outstretched. His hands open expectantly waiting for me to take them. His gentleness wafting in the air like a sweet perfume; surrounds me, beckoning me closer. I take his hands as he pulls me onto his lap. I settle to his side and smile up at him feeling safe, protected and loved. He… Continue reading Such Love As This…