Tag Archives: love

Worth the wait

Incase we haven’t had coffee together or lunch, you may not know: I’m the 1st to admit, I‘ve had issues. Selfish, pigheaded issues! And so have my kids. They unfortunately inherited my genes- as all humans do- sinful, willful, stubborn … Continue reading

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All He asks

Matthew 11:28 -30 Come to Me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take My yoke on you and learn from Me, because I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest … Continue reading

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Grace to disagree

Chuck Swindoll (pastor/Bible teacher) has been doing a wonderful series on Insight for Living called The Grace Awakening. The topic: living in grace towards yourself and others. Ephesians 2:8-9 “For by grace you are saved through faith, and this is … Continue reading

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So glad I’m not young anymore-

I love the movie Gigi❤️ Our kids grew up well versed in all the classics – movies with singing and dancing included. Gigi has it all with a moral epiphany to boot. One of the older characters sings, “I’m so … Continue reading

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ME, MYSELF-ish I

Life has changed. It’s different without Papa here. My mom is sad and despondent  She is angry and unsettled. Can I blame her? She is mostly angry he left her here alone. They have never been apart like this… without any … Continue reading

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The Greater Love

Since Dad passed it has been a whirlwind of activity and decisions. Due to mom’s precarious health and her request for a specific speaker at dad’s funeral, a date was chosen for us. We have 3 weeks to get it together. … Continue reading

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Knitting Love

My son told his story again. This time to a group of mothers. I found myself feeling heavy with guilt, “Where was I? – Why didn’t I see what was going on?” Every time he speaks I hear something new. … Continue reading

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Dirty Faith

David Z. Nowell, president of Hope Unlimited (one of our favorite ministries), wrote a book, Dirty Faith. It’s thought provoking and convicting having everything to do with his work in Brazil among street children. My husband and I love what … Continue reading

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I Married My Soulmate

I have heard and read (several times) of an opinion that: a God-given, one-of-a-kind, match-made-in-heaven, soul-mate is – impossible, impractical and probably unbiblical. What? I don’t have any verses to quote, all I can say is that God made this … Continue reading

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Acceptance

My husband catches my eye and mouths, “You’re beautiful.” I feel self-conscious all of a sudden and I half smile back. He knows I didn’t believe him. I’m thinking of the veins and wrinkles and dimples I hide. He tries … Continue reading

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