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Just Do Today

(part 3 in the installment – Jesus came to visit…) Life can be downright overwhelming.  There are surely times of celebrating and great joy, but there’s a lot of hard stuff, too.  We get ourselves into a big mess when … Continue reading

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Sing it Until you Mean it (Or the “Power of Praise”)!

    I don’t know about you, but I just feel depleted – like an old, dry rotted bicycle tire that has gone flat.  You try to pump it up to ride, but the air just flows right through, leaving … Continue reading

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The Power of Praise

Praise has the power to energize, to propel.  Praise takes a dwindling ember and fans it into a flame.  Praise can bring you out of your personal darkness and into God’s great light. I’ve told you that I struggle with … Continue reading

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Keeping Our Eyes on Jesus

I’m thinking of that song that goes, “If I keep my eyes on Jesus, I can walk on water…”  by Audio Adrenaline.  I’m not really sure why, as it is kind of old. Lately, my peace has been just a … Continue reading

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Shaking the Blues

I don’t know why I am feeling blue today – could be all of the rain.  I am often effected by the absence of sunlight. Today was my last day of school.  I am free for two months, and yet … Continue reading

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I’ve Gone off the Deep End!

I haven’t written in awhile, because I really haven’t felt like I’ve had anything inspiring to say.  I like to keep things very positive and upbeat – to be a blessing (hopefully) and not a black cloud.  The truth is … Continue reading

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Oh That I Had Wings Like a Dove!

The Spider as an Artist Has never been employed — Though his surpassing Merit Is freely certified By every Broom and Bridget Throughout a Christian Land — Neglected Son of Genius I take thee by the Hand — Emily Dickinson … Continue reading

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Spritual Discouragement

Isn’t this angel statue among the roses just gorgeous?  This is located on our school grounds in a courtyard/grotto dedicated to the victims of abortion. About a week ago, I changed my wallpaper on my computer from spring flowers to … Continue reading

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Please Check This Out!

I taught myself to use “i movie” over the weekend.  I’m pretty proud of my first project!

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Grace in the Garden

I don’t know what came over me this morning.  I’m not sure if I was feeling sad, tired, or just introspective.  In any case, I found noise, and the sound of chattering voices to be strangely annoying.  My family kept … Continue reading

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