Published August 27th, 2015 by

Do you ever read the footnotes on your Bible pages? They sometimes offer great insight. Here are some notes on Proverbs, from the Amplified Bible. About Proverbs 1:2 – Over the doors…

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Published August 26th, 2015 by

God is a forgiving God. The Lord is long-suffering and slow to anger, and abundant in mercy and loving-kindness, forgiving iniquity and transgression. (Numbers 14:18a) He calls us to repentance.…

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Published August 25th, 2015 by

When I read a sewing blog about gathering fabrics, I couldn’t help but think of how the Lord looks at gathering. Do not gather and heap up and store up for…

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Published August 24th, 2015 by

Words matter; and that means yours and mine too. What are we saying to the folks around us? This must be our goal. Do not let any unwholesome talk come…

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Published August 23rd, 2015 by

The TV closed caption displays the words that people are saying. 90% of the time they jive but the rest of the time…hysterical laughing on my part. The other day,…

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Published August 22nd, 2015 by

I occasionally torment myself with thoughts of: “I wish I had,” “I should have done,” and “Why didn’t I?”  That’s when I get out my 2011 journal and remind myself…

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Published August 21st, 2015 by

Are we tender-hearted toward others? Are we patient with the young and compassionate to our elders? Do we encourage the desperate and tolerate those whose faults seem larger than ours?…

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Published August 20th, 2015 by

Entreat – to beg desperately, even repeatedly. Expect – wait for, look forward to the anticipated thing. Enjoy – to have the full and satisfying benefit of something. Oh yes,…

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Published August 19th, 2015 by

I found it when I was cleaning out a closet and thought of throwing it out but that little fanny pack had travelled all the way to Israel with me.…

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Published August 18th, 2015 by

I jogged for about three years, a hundred years or so ago!  Once in that three years, I had a runners high. I remember feeling like I could run forever.…

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