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Prayer

Time is short today. Tomorrow morning, God willing, the doctor has scheduled to induce my labor and deliver baby Abigail Joy. There is still so much to do. Today is when people celebrate Halloween. I don’t recognize it as any … Continue reading

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The Elijah Anointing

I love a sermon preached with power. Pure and from the Word of God, it stirs conviction and inspires me to examine my walk. (This wasn’t always the case). David Wilkerson is one example. I’ve sometimes wondered, what does it … Continue reading

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Learning From Children 

Last week, I heard the most pitiful, heart melting cry from the other side of the cash register.  Coming from just below height level of the counter, a plea for mercy from a four-year-old girl. “But. Mom. I…really..love….I reeeeally wanted.that..mooovie..” … Continue reading

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Though The World Grow Dark, You Will SHINE As Promised

… and a mighty God listening and acting on your behalf.
Receive your blessing and your reward. Because “If you were of the world, the world would love it’s own”. And boy do they ever love their own. but truly I tell you they already have their reward Continue reading

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A Time To Clean, A Season for Every Purpose Under Heaven

It’s time to do some intensive Fall cleaning. I walked around our home this morning and took inventory: cluttered closets, cobwebs, dusty corners and neglected nooks, and I felt overwhelmed. I was amazed how quickly it all became disorganized and, well, … Continue reading

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Don’t Take it Personally (They don’t hate you. They hate Christ, in you)

The narrow gate is a road of suffering. It is also a faithful promise of great reward. The fact that we are not wanted here, in this world, to us should be living evidence that we belong to a different … Continue reading

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Define Success.

I think success depends on who you are. Literally. What defines you? What is it that you or I believe gives us significance? I mean, I could be a successful business woman, but if the business went under I would … Continue reading

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They were all leaning to the left. The picture frames. The notebooks. The bottles on the shelf. Or was it her? She sat up, hugged her pillow, and straightened her gaze as she looked around the small cottage bedroom. She could … Continue reading

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Somewhere Between Safety and Confusion

I already wish that I did Never waste a moment in Fear. In selfish pursuit. Trying to build an Image. Chasing after emptiness. Trying to catch the wind; Leaving the richness of the shelter of Love- that embrace of the … Continue reading

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Approaching the Fire

In this dark winter of my heart In this strange season I am kept apart In this great nation where I live the snow piles up like our sins We shake our fist at the ice; will we scream in the flame? … Continue reading

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