Monthly Archives: January 2014

My namesake

“How beautiful are the feet of them that preach the gospel of peace, and bring glad tidings of good things!” Romans 10:15 Growing up I did not like my name.  It was not a common name, and I felt like an odd … Continue reading

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QUOTE (Norma McCorvey) – Jan 22

Originally posted on A DEVOTED LIFE:
“It was so hard for me to conceive that the Lord had forgiven me, especially after so many children had been killed. But He has forgiven me and restored me. And, gradually, I have…

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Book Report: Undaunted, by Josh McDowell with Cristobal Krusen

Yesterday I finished reading Josh McDowell’s autobiography.  It is another beautiful picture of God’s handiwork.  God masterfully grabbed hold of the loose and seemingly unusable threads of this man’s life that had been stained with the trauma, shame and bitterness arising from physical and sexual … Continue reading

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God is with you… in the dark places

Three different times I begged God to make me well again. Each time he said, “No. But I am with you; that is all you need. My power works best in weakness.” Now I am glad to boast about how weak … Continue reading

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Manna – When looking for direction

“They were forbidden by the Holy Spirit……..” Acts 16:6 Beloved, whenever you are in doubt as to your course, submit your judgement absolutely to the Spirit of God, and ask Him to shut against you every door but the right … Continue reading

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Book Report: Wounded by God’s People, by Anne Graham Lotz

I just finished reading Wounded by God’s People written by Anne Graham Lotz. Initially I was drawn to the title because I’ve been working on getting past some old wounds and I found a sense of comfort thinking someone in the … Continue reading

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Who plays you on Downton Abbey?

Yes, one of my new favorite shows is Downton Abbey on PBS. It’s right up there with Duck Dynasty!! It has a cast of characters so large and diverse in personalities that I would not be surprised to hear you felt yourself relating … Continue reading

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