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Making the Decision to Trust God in a Challenge

Making the Decision to Trust God in a Challenge

The well-known story of David & Goliath is often touted as the tale of an underdog.  Sure, David was the underdog in this story, but many of us likely overlook the lesson we can learn about how we face challenges. Almost instantly, the men of Israel back down and back away when they see Goliath. […]

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  March 24, 2018   1 comment
Wise Choices

Wise Choices

Wisdom can be hard to come by these days.  There is so much opinion available that it can be hard to hear what God is really trying to tell us.  Yoda, Mr. Rodgers and King Solomon come to mind when I think of wise people. In the Old Testament in the book of 1 Kings […]

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  March 20, 2018   No comments
The Ten Commandments….Why?

The Ten Commandments….Why?

A preface to the Lord writing The Ten Commandments was the Israelites leaving Egypt and entering the wilderness.  I think that this is important to remember to help us to relate to what the Israelites may have been facing.  Many of us have both an “Egypt” in our lives — times of bondage and servanthood […]

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  February 28, 2018   No comments
Disobedience – Its own Worst Reward

Disobedience – Its own Worst Reward

As a child, the last of 5 and the only girl, I was a compliant little angel.  For the most part I did want to make waves, was eager to please and loved the attention it attracted from my mom, who was quite overwhelmed, I imagine.  However, on those days where I decided to talk […]

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  February 26, 2018   No comments
God Is Our Shield

God Is Our Shield

If we look for them, God gives us reminders of his lessons in all sorts of places; particularly when we need them most. No matter where my faith journey has taken me, I have always tried to remain open to the lessons God is trying to teach me. The biggest hurdle for me has been […]

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  February 23, 2018   No comments
Promises

Promises

God made several promises to Abraham in exchange for his obedience, faith and love.  How many times have you made a promise, or watched someone make a promise that they haven’t kept? I thought hard about how many times in my life I have promised something and asked my kids if they ever made a […]

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  February 21, 2018   No comments
Don’t Get Caught in the Deep End

Don’t Get Caught in the Deep End

I can honestly say I don’t think if God had told me to build a huge Ark in the middle of a hot and dry area that I would have obeyed.  Then again that’s why He chose Noah for the job. He was a righteous and Godly man in a time when most men did […]

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  February 19, 2018   No comments
Flooding in Life

Flooding in Life

  How do we find the good, when everything seems flooded and unstoppable? There are many times in life we become paralyzed with fear, frustration, anger, sadness or a combination of them. These emotions flood our hearts, thus devastating our days with negativity and inability to see unveiling lessons. I tend to flinch into a […]

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  February 16, 2018   No comments
It Wasn’t Me

It Wasn’t Me

Tony Danza was the Boss, we drank Tang, people used land lines, we played atari, listened to music on walkmans, had trapper keepers, and babysat by age 10.  Our hammer pants may have defined our clothing style, but bangs described hair.  They could be feathered, permed, blunt, curled like a banana flowing down your face, […]

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  February 10, 2018   No comments
The Tempation

The Tempation

So God created mankind in His own image, in the image of God He created them; male and female He created them. Genesis 1:27   I’m sure we have all heard the story of creation and fall of man, probably one of the first Bible stories that we ever heard. As I child, I can’t say […]

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  February 8, 2018   No comments