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Are You a Dripping Faucet?

April 22, 2015
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Have you ever had this problem?  Have you ever had a sink that went … drip…drip…drip… So, you got the wrench and you tightened everything you could see to tighten on that sink.  But…drip…drip…drip… Arrgghhh!  A dripping faucet is so annoying ~ right?  How many of you have nagged your husband to PLEASE fix that … Read more

What if YOU had an Appointment with GOD?

April 20, 2015
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I like to change my hair color quite a bit, so before I leave the salon I always book another appointment with my stylist.  Getting my teeth cleaned is a necessary torture, so I make that appointment every six months.  I just had an appointment to have a mammogram because I am “that age” (whatever!). … Read more

Are You Surrounded? Maybe It’s Time to Surrender.

April 14, 2015
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Do you remember when you were a kid and you would crouch down to get a closer look at something that caught your eye?  Or maybe you now have kids of your own and they are always slowing you down by stopping to look, pick something up, touch something you were passing by. The photo … Read more

What Would You Choose ~ Wisdom or Wealth?

April 9, 2015
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   Can you imagine someone offering you this choice: two uninterrupted hours with your Bible or a handful of jewels?  Which would you choose? For a very long time, the pursuit of wealth dominated my life.  I wasn’t really striving for jewels, or fancy cars, or even a house in Scottsdale, but rather for financial security.  I was … Read more

7 Reasons to Shout 4 Ways to Change Lives

April 7, 2015
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Imagine sitting down to play a board game for the first time, but the other players keep telling you different rules and different ways to play the game.  You wouldn’t know what to do.  If you are as short-fused as me, you’re likely to get up from the table and simply walk away.  Their confusion and … Read more

Was Mr. T Right? ~ I Pity the Fool!

April 3, 2015
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Maybe you didn’t expect a “Mr. T” post on this holy day of Good Friday.  Frankly, I didn’t either.  I considered doing a Good Friday post to honor the sacrifice Jesus made for each of us today, but then I felt nudged by the Holy Spirit to continue with what came to mind on Wednesday, … Read more

3 Ideas to “Let it Go!”

April 1, 2015
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Ok, stop signing the Frozen song…I know you were, but now it’s time to get into God’s Word!  Last week we talked about how hurrying can lead us to make mistakes.  Today, our Wisdom Wednesday is a bit of a turn on the fact that most of us do hurry through life. As I was reading … Read more

How You Can Choose Faith, Not Fear

March 31, 2015
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This picture is our son, Ethan, during the summer when he was five.  You can’t tell by the picture how high he is, but let this Mom tell you that my heart was racing.  It was a little bit dangerous. But…I let him climb.  And…I prayed.  Since we lost Austin to something as mundane as strep … Read more

Funky Friday ~ Bible Trivia ~ Old Testament

March 27, 2015
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Last night, Ethan and I were reading from his “Fun Bible Trivia for Kids” book and I thought there were a few items that would be fun for us to review for Funky Friday.  Answers will be given at the end of this post, so don’t scroll down until you have your answers ready!  Here we … Read more

3 Ideas to Avoid the Mess that Hurry Makes

March 25, 2015
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Is this how you feel most days?  Like you must run at super-human speed, racing through your day to get everything done that needs doing?  I sure do.  As soon as my eyes open, my brain starts trying to figure out how many things I can get done and in what order. The other day, … Read more