Category Archives: Sin

The Ring of my Youth

“Rejoice with the wife of your youth…and always be enraptured with her love.”  Proverbs 5:18,19 My wedding ring was designed on Michigan Avenue in Chicago and picked out just for me, at great expense to my love. It was perfect; so … Continue reading

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It’s done…now move on

Yesterday I left a chore list for my kids to accomplish while I was out. When I came home and walked into the kitchen it was apparent they did not do anything on the list. Upon questioning it, I received … Continue reading

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Praising God for an Intimidating Word

‘Surely our griefs He Himself bore, and our sorrows He carried; yet we ourselves esteemed Him stricken, smitten of God, and afflicted. But He was pierced through for our transgressions, He was crushed for our iniquities; the chastening for our … Continue reading

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Legacy of a Lesson Learned

“They…came back to the King’s Highway, where they were safe and out of [the giants] jurisdiction. After they had gone over the steps at the fence, [Christian and Hopeful]began to formulate between themselves what they should do at the steps … Continue reading

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Care Instructions

“A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold in settings of silver. Like an earring of gold and an ornament of fine gold is a wise rebuker to an obedient ear.” Proverbs 25:11,12 If you read my previous blog, … Continue reading

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No Exclusions Apply

‘Some Exclusions Apply’ is a common enough disclaimer that whenever I get a really good coupon for something, I immediately go to the extremely small print at the bottom to see all the things to which the coupon cannot be applied.  Sometimes … Continue reading

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in Love

Speaking the truth in love is a piece of scripture from Ephesians 4:15 that makes me cringe whenever I hear it because it makes me think how it has been misused by others.  The imagery that comes to mind is someone slashing another with a long, sleek sword with the word … Continue reading

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