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Prepared for Presence

“Then the kingdom of heaven shall be likened to ten virgins who took their lamps and went out to meet the bridegroom. Now five of them were wise, and five were foolish. Those who were foolish took their lamps and … Continue reading

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Answered prayers

We were sitting outside enjoying a relaxing evening with our daughters and grandchildren when we got the news.  Maybe it was to be expected, but it really took us by surprise, to the point I asked my husband if he … Continue reading

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Stirring up wells

There are deep wells that are being stirred within me.  Wells that had been filled, some that I didn’t even know existed, some wells that I didn’t understand the drawing towards.  But they are there, waiting to be re-dug, waiting … Continue reading

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Growing Confidence in Prayer {#Write31Days}

Elijah teeters on bold prayers and insecurity with cowardice behaviors. He called down fire from heaven to show God’s power to the servants of Baal and another two times to destroy 100 soldiers sent to him by the king.  He … Continue reading

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Growth is a Choice {#Write31Days}

II Peter 1:5-9  (CJB) For this very reason, try your hardest to furnish your faith with goodness, goodness with knowledge, knowledge with self-control, self-control with perseverance, perseverance with godliness, godliness with brotherly affection, and brotherly affection with love. 8 For if … Continue reading

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What do you do that no longer serves you?

POD #6: What do you do that no longer serves you? What do you do that no longer serves you? What are you getting out of doing it? Are you attached to that? What would it take for you to … Continue reading

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One Thing

As I was praying the other day, I had the oddest picture pop into my head.  Initially I felt like it was a distraction, but then I focused in on it.  The picture was of a Dr. Seuss character “Thing … Continue reading

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Help me, Thank You, Wow God!

Prompt of the Day #2 based on Help, Thanks, Wow: The Three Essential Prayers by Anne Lamott.  The task to simply write out a message in one of those 3 veins: 1. Asking for help God knows I have never been … Continue reading

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Commit to succeed {#Write31Days}

Earlier this year I embarked on a health journey.  It has been long overdue, but I decided that with the help of God I could make changes and live healthier.  I know that my body is the temple of the … Continue reading

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Double-minded trust {#Write31Days}

The book of Luke (Luke 1:5-25) begins with a story that I can relate to  about double-mindedness.  It is the story of a Jewish priest Zechariah and his wife Elizabeth and their quest for a baby in their old age.  … Continue reading

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