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Flipflopped

Community Bible Study again.  We’re doing Genesis. And the leader pointed out a lovely similarity in the beginnings of Genesis 11 and Genesis 12. Genesis 11 is the story of the tower of Babel.  The people looked around and, in … Continue reading

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Hold

Today I finished my painting for our congregation’s new nursery/cry room.  Hooray!  I’ve been working on it off and on for quite some time now. (Technically, it isn’t quite finished – I should probably add a coat of sealant, and … Continue reading

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Knockoff

I wish that all of you were as I am. So said Paul in 1 Corinthians 7.  He meant unmarried, because he was free to serve God without having to support and love a wife. Some time ago I read … Continue reading

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Arc

I am God, and there is none like Me, declaring the end and the result from the beginning, and from ancient times the things that are not yet done, saying, My counsel shall stand, and I will do all My pleasure … Continue reading

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Rain

This morning the leader of our women’s prayer time quoted Psalm 81:7, “I will speak to you in the secret place of thunder.” The secret place of thunder. What a wonderful thing.  Sitting on my parents’ front porch, sipping hot … Continue reading

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Altogether Beautiful

I recently got a follow from Emily at Chasing Silhouettes, which is a wonderful, nurturing blog for those struggling with eating disorders.  I’ve never been in that place, but I do know what it’s like to be uncertain of my … Continue reading

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Undeserved

Like a fluttering sparrow or a darting swallow, an undeserved curse does not alight. ~Proverbs 26:2 Someone recently mentioned this verse to Hero and me, as we were dealing with the emotional fallout from a third party who said some … Continue reading

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Aroma

I recently came across a word art with a phrase from 2 Corinthians 2: “We are to God the pleasing aroma of Yeshua in the world.” And that phrase – really just the word “aroma” – triggered a whole new … Continue reading

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Mud

My mom is reading A Shepherd Looks At Psalm 23, which is exactly what it says on the tin.  (Incidentally, why are Amazon urls so ridiculously long and complicated?  it’s the only website I can think of where I can’t … Continue reading

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Anchored

Yesterday was the women’s Bible study, and we watched part of a sermon by Joseph Prince where he was talking about Yeshua calming the storm, and he mentioned that it was safe for Yeshua to go to sleep, because He … Continue reading

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