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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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Perfect Peace {#Write31Days}

Perfect Peace.  That is the only way I can explain the past ten months.  I never thought that I would be able to deal with the death of my mother, let alone stand in peace at her side as she … Continue reading

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Show me a sign {#Write31Days}

Tucked away in the Old testament book of Judges are three chapters that share the highlight reels of a Israeli judge name Gideon.  Gideon was from the smallest clan in Israel and when God called him, Gideon was threshing wheat in a … Continue reading

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Choices {#Write31Days}

I went to school to be a social worker, in hindsight I might have went to school to be a Christian counselor had I been steered that direction, but I don’t regret the decision.  The great thing about being a … Continue reading

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Trees of Trust {#Write31Days}

I love the fall.  The next two weeks are suppose to be the peak season in our region for the foliage to come alive with the vibrant red, yellows and oranges.  The trees’ leaves are slowly starting to change.  I … Continue reading

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Place of Safety {#Write31Days}

A friend recently told me that I needed a “safe person” in my life, someone I would feel comfortable talking with openly about anything.  In the natural, I know that this is true.  The truth is I do have and … Continue reading

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The Difficult Path {#Write31Days}

The story of Daniel in Daniel 6 tells of a young captive in Babylon that had been appointed as one of three administrators over satraps for King Darius.  Daniel’s walk with God won him favor with the king, but Daniel also … Continue reading

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Resistance to Trust {#Write31Days}

Yesterday during my workout, things were changed up as the place we normally work out was being used for a swim meet.  Instead we met in the lazy river; it was anything but lazy!  The resistance of the water added … Continue reading

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Why Worry? {#Write31Days}

At first glance, I would say I am not a worrier.  I work with people who are worriers and honestly I usually just want to say “choose to stop.”  I realize it is not that simple, but it is not something … Continue reading

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Calming the Sea{#Write31Days}

One of the definitions of trust is dependence on something future or contingent :  hope. About two years into my second marriage, I put my trust in God for my husband’s surrender to Him.  I can’t say my husband is not a believer; … Continue reading

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