Monthly Archives: July 2011

The “Keeper of My Heart”

The Keeper of my heart – I so long to see His face! Beautiful, strong and rough – I do yearn for His embrace. His eyes – deep and tender – They see to my very soul, And set it … Continue reading

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“Our hearts are restless until they rest in You.”  St. Augustine Today, I’m feeling a bit restless – in mind and heart.  It’s been one of those days when nothing seems to satisfy.  There are many days when all I … Continue reading

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I Love “Back to School!”

These last few days have been invigorating and exhausting all at once!  It’s back to school preparation time for teachers in our area.  I love back to school time ALMOST as much as dismissal for summer vacation.  I thrill at … Continue reading

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Fasting is Tough! That’s the Point, Isn’t It?

When meditating upon the readings of the day, I was intrigued by the whole scene.  In the first reading, Moses spoke with the Lord face to face.  He praised God, and pleaded for the Israelites.  Then he went off for … Continue reading

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A Solution to the Economic Crisis?

I read a very interesting article this morning.  The author suggests that the solution to the economic crisis is for families to have more children.  This suggestion intrigued me, I must say!  The premise is that with more younger people … Continue reading

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Sweet Sunday Surprises

                            a snowy egret walking down our street We were running late for church this morning.  We missed our usual 9 a.m. mass, so I used the internet to find the next service being offered in our vicinity.  I found … Continue reading

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…And He Does!

This morning, I sat down to my computer for the first time in days.  Lately, I’ve been either exceptionally busy, or when not busy, just not in the mood – in light of all that has happened in this past … Continue reading

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“Hope Endures”

“Yes, my soul, finds rest in God; my hope comes from Him.” Psalm 62:4-6

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You Are Not Alone

There are some days when life just seems to get the best of me. I was thinking of not posting today, since I didn’t have anything upbeat to say.  The objective of my blog is, after all, to edify and … Continue reading

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Unanswered Prayers

I feel so sad – so deflated – this morning.  These past few days have been times of unprecedented suffering for our community.  It has also been a time of unprecedented prayer and unity – a sign to me that … Continue reading

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