Afraid to Speak Up??

I was rolling through Costco with my daughter when one of the employees caught sight of my cart FULL of frozen vegetables. He came away from his post to peek in at the bags and make a comment. I don’t know how it happened that we began to talk about scripture, except perhaps because he […]

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Merry Christmas; Reflections of Psalm 23, Day 11

Surely goodness and love will follow me    all the days of my life, This section of Psalm 23 is so fitting for this Christmas season. As Keller begins to wrap up his book, “A Shepherd Looks at Psalm 23,” he reflects back on the goodness and mercy we have seen the shepherd show his flock. As long […]

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Thanking You for Your Prayers and a Praise Update

Two years ago in August, I wrote a post called “The Measure of a Good Father,” where I shared how we can’t use our earthly fathers to anticipate the goodness of God, but rather, God himself is the measure for what a good father is. I shared about the rift in my relationship with my […]

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Ephesians Chapter 3, verses 1-13

Have you ever just lived with something because that’s “just the way it is” and then when you did something that improved your situation, wonder, “why did I wait so long?” July 4th was a restful day at our house. My husband got to be home from camp. He helped me by changing curtain rods […]

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Ephesians Chapter 2, verses 11-22

“Building on the Corner Stone,” This is my journal of Ephesians 2:11-22.  God’s word is so complete, and my notes are not.  I know the next time I go through these verses that I will notice something new.  I’m reading from the New American Standard Bible and am using the lexicon from blueletterbible.org.  The link […]

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