Don’t Grow Weary

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I’m joining Five Minute Friday for the first time. Today’s word prompt from Kate Motaung is REST. Here is my five-minute free write. I used to think in terms of REST as simply a physical

He Is Also There, A Poem

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2015 Just as I remember God on days The sun breaks free from the sky, He reminds me that He is also In the war-torn lullaby; just as I Remember God on days with parched

Breaking Light: Going Back Home

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Hi Friends, Glad you made it today. Thank you. I had the wonderful pleasure of being interviewed by Anna Smit of Joy of The Spirit Within along with Wendy who have teamed up to create a

Getting Through Today – A Miracle

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Good morning friends, I’ve spent the last couple of weeks sifting through notebook pages spilling over with words and highlighted sticky statements. I combed through my bible with what small amount of energy I can muster

God Cannot Bless Who We Pretend To Be

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“Do you like playing the victim?”  Her words stuck to my flesh like splinters stick to my shoes when I walk through the backyard at grandma’s house. Pulling the stickers off is always painful because

Expressing Love Through Language Barriers

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We don’t have to speak someone’s language to express our love. Often, words are the barrier. This morning, I arrived at work to encounter an elderly woman lost and upset in the parking lot, the wind

Pray For Our Youth

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This post is an invitation to pray for our youth.  Mine and yours. The ones on the streets are ours too. The ones with addictions running deep are ours too. My daughter and I had

Sometimes All We Need Is For Someone To Tell Us Where We’re Heading

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“I’m so glad I found you here.” There is no mistaking His voice. “What do you mean? You’re glad you found me in this messy life?” “Yes.” “But, why?” “Because I want to show you

Hope Is Alive

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“Why are you looking among the dead for someone who is alive? He isn’t here. He is Risen from the dead!” Luke 24:6-7 Sometimes, I doubt. I walk into tombs of hope and see none.