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When You Have Nothing to Say to God

  photo credit: Flickr I have had a vicious case of “blogger’s block” for over a week now. I fully intended to post a new musing last week, but no topics presented themselves. Instead, I did a few small sewing … Continue reading

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Faith That Permeates

I was reflecting today on the fact that my faith, my love for God and His for me, permeates everything in my life. There’s a popular church song for kids that goes like this: “Deep and wide, deep and wide; There’s … Continue reading

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Pray Without Ceasing

In 1 Thessalonians 5:17, Paul says we should “pray without ceasing.” Or in some versions of the Bible, “Pray continually.” In other words, all the time. Don’t stop. Ever. Does this seem impossible to you? It used to seem impossible … Continue reading

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A Breakthrough

I posted on Facebook that today it feels like a switch has been flipped in my soul. As my last post showed, I have been struggling with ongoing discontent and worry in my life for a long time now. I … 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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Truth and Consequences

We don’t often think about our lives introspectively. Everything we do is a choice, motivated by desire, or fear, or need. Do we ever think about which of our choices bring us closer to God? Or which ones interrupt that … Continue reading

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Confession: Good For the Soul?

My daughter Kathryn (5) took her Bible in the car to church on Sunday, and she wanted my husband to read her the story about the Ten Commandments in Exodus. As I was driving, he agreed to read it to … Continue reading

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