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The Trap of Memories

So the other day I had a memory from last summer come up on FB.  It was a really good memory involving one of my children.  I remember the moment so clearly because so many people had made comments to … Continue reading

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God Chose You!

  Mother’s Day weekend is upon us.  Honestly, for me, it is always a tough time.  Mainly because as most of us moms generally do, I start to look at myself and see all my failures as a mom.  I … Continue reading

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For Good Friday

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I push through the crowd Trying to get away Taunts now turned to terror As the ground gives way Midday it may be But it’s black as night What once seemed like justice Is now…

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Don’t Miss The Miracle

At the beginning of each year. our church sets aside 2 weeks for fasting and prayer.  We are just finishing up the first of those 2 weeks and it has been an amazing time of connecting with God. However, a … Continue reading

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New Year’s Hope

This morning when I woke up, I felt a bit of depression creep in.  As I laid there I felt a bit overwhelmed about the coming year, fearful of what I couldn’t see and a bit sad at some of … Continue reading

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Being a Mom

                           Photo credit:Lori Buck This week, we had a few days of abnormally warm weather for October.  A good friend and I decided to take the day off … Continue reading

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Will I Ever Get Better At this?

  As I woke up this morning and wrote the date in my journal, I realized that today would have been mine and my husbands’  17th wedding anniversary.  The realization didn’t really bother me in any way, but as it … Continue reading

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