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The Problem of My Discontent

The issue of contentment vs. discontent has slammed into my consciousness this week. For one thing, it was the topic of my class’s Sunday School lesson (which I teach). It has come up several times, at least one of which … Continue reading

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Breaking the Holding Pattern

It’s been over 2 months since I posted on this blog. Life changes happen whether we want them to or not. I have had lots more driving back and forth across town since my son has started playing football again, … Continue reading

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In The Way

Wow! I can’t believe it’s been 25 days since my last posting. Summertime has once again taken over, and although I am not on vacation from God (see my last post), time has a way of getting away from me … Continue reading

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Taking a Vacation From God?

I’m on summer vacation. The kids are off from school, and both my teaching and scoring jobs are over until fall. You’d think I had a lot of time to pray and have devotional time, right? Actually, summer is the … Continue reading

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To Whom Shall I Go?

How has life been going for you lately? I hope it’s been happy and productive and filled with God-moments. If you’ve never had a God-moment, you’ve got to try. A lot of mine happen in the car, because while I’m … Continue reading

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When Life Gets Hectic

Last week was what my kids/nephew would call an “epic fail” for me in trying to balance life. I tried to juggle too many balls and I dropped a big one. On top of having the worst cold of the … Continue reading

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Honor

When is the last time you thought about the concept of honor? Yesterday was Memorial Day, a time when many people do nothing more than have a picnic and maybe fly the flag, but the holiday was intended as an … Continue reading

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Weeds

Lately, every chance I get, I am outside in the yard and garden. Now don’t get me wrong, I am very bad at growing things, except for weeds. I decided to start seedlings inside this year, and they all died. … Continue reading

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A Mom’s Faith

My church emphasizes the importance of sharing your faith, and my congregation contains many people who are comfortable talking to others about God and salvation. It’s kind of intimidating. I’m a writer, but not really the best speaker or one-on-one … Continue reading

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Isn’t Being Good Enough?

A Facebook friend (you know who you are) started a conversation about whether religion is a moral guide. It was a pretty deep conversation for Facebook, but that happens every so often, especially if you’re a college student who needs … Continue reading

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