Published October 1st, 2014 by

When we need to bind one thing to another, we use rubber bands. Yet even they occasionally break and leave us with a whole lot of sting! What happened? The…

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Published September 30th, 2014 by

My granddaughter’s phone (and my granddaughter!) kept us updated on the tornado watch. Comments like “’Amma, we are in the yellow danger zone!” unnerved me. Otherwise, I’d have driven quite…

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Published September 29th, 2014 by

When I documented my recovery from abuse and its resulting eating disorder in the book, Meeting Myself, Snippets from a Binging and Bulging Mind, I nicknamed my eating disorder ‘Ed.’  …

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Published September 28th, 2014 by

Did you ever travel with little children whose favorite refrain is “Are we there yet?” No matter how far we’ve come these last few days we are not there yet.…

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Published September 27th, 2014 by

There’s a right and a wrong way to fight battles and win wars. Don’t worry about being out numbered. Do not fear. Let Christ lead. When you go to war…

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Published September 26th, 2014 by

If we quit now, we’ll never get where we are going. Read these verses aloud personalizing them with your information And Jesus, replying, said to them, __________( YOUR NAME) Have…

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Published September 25th, 2014 by

Maybe this 30 day walk out of bondage hasn’t gone quite as we expected, so let’s put it in perspective. Did you know that huge ocean going vessels like the…

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Published September 24th, 2014 by

Horrified at the price a neighbor willing paid for fresh ground coffee, Mom cried, “I love that coffee but it’s too expensive!”  The neighbor replied, “I will never be rich,…

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Published September 23rd, 2014 by

But cling to the Lord your God as you have done to this day. (Joshua 23:11, AMP) Why?  Let’s review the basics. God gives the victory, in spite of overwhelming…

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Published September 22nd, 2014 by

Fabric only wants to go where it leads, but occasionally steaming it with a hot iron presses it into positions you want it to go. Pressing works even when all…

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