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Confessions of a Not so Great Test Taker

Confessions of a Not so Great Test Taker

The test scores were in. I breathed a sigh of relief, told my son I was proud of him and went to bed. The next day, I couldn’t resist. I told my boys, “Don’t ever let a test dictate what you can or can not accomplish.” I […]

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When There Are No Words

When There Are No Words

I was in college when two of my classmates died in a boating accident.  We were part of an intimate group of friends, and upon hearing of their death, we were utterly devastated.  While I had been to several funerals up until that time, I felt the […]

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Nothing is Wasted

Nothing is Wasted

The beginning of a new year brings with it excitement and a momentum for change unlike any other time of the year.  It seems that the whole world is wanting to use this as a time to reset and reboot and start something new.  But for many, […]

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He just didn’t get It…and neither did I

He just didn’t get It…and neither did I

  We had just sat down for family prayer when out of the mouth of my thirteen year old came these words, “Mama, You are so lucky. We all have issues. I’ve got eczema, Josh has feet issues (don’t ask) and Daddy has a cough, but you don’t […]

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A New Day

A New Day

I am by definition a morning person. Even on vacation, I am usually up around 6 a.m.. The upside of this is that I get to see the sunrise. The colors that light up the sky as the sun starts to come up is my favorite moment. […]

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My Favorite Things

My Favorite Things

“These are a few of my favorite things…” – what comes to your mind when you hear that line? Throughout the month of December, you will be getting a glimpse of some of our favorite things as they relate to posts that we’ve written. Each week will […]

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Kindness

Kindness

“…do you show contempt for the riches of his kindness, forbearance, and patience, not realizing that God’s kindness is intended to lead you to repentance?” Romans 2:4 We can all probably remember working with or studying under a harsh or highly critical teacher or instructor.  I still […]

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Take the Training Wheels Off

My son learned how to ride his bike without training wheels this week.  This has been a long time coming.  He was very comfortable riding around our neighborhood with them.  Several months ago, we took one wheel off and riding became a little difficult.  A short while […]

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No Cruise Control Here

No Cruise Control Here

Why does life seem so hard sometimes? I may have wondered this a few times in my lifetime: My first job was so stressful, I woke up with my stomach in knots every morning wondering what I would be criticized for. Days prior to my first Thanksgiving […]

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Thanking God for Olives

Thanking God for Olives

Have you ever wanted to tell the world to just slow down and wait for you? I have. There was a season of my life when I felt as if everyone else was progressing to the next level of life while my life was in standstill mode. […]

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