Category Archives: Understanding

You are not my enemy

I will choose to think well of you, even though the Enemy wants me to judge you.  I will pray for you when the Enemy wants me to curse you.  I will ask God to bless you when the Enemy … Continue reading

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God doesn’t have favorites

As with other families, I am guessing, my siblings and I have fun with one another in determining which of us was/is our parent’s favorite.  We then proceed to try to prove our point by bringing to light the things that each other has … Continue reading

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Preparing a Place for You

I have often thought “Why is it taking Jesus so long to prepare a home for us in Heaven?” As impressive as it is, what Ty Pennington accomplishes in a week on Extreme Makeover is nothing compared to what God … Continue reading

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Allowing Bad for My Good

Selected text from my scripture reading from the past two days… “Woe to the shepherds who destroy and scatter the sheep of My pasture!” says the Lord.  Therefore thus says the Lord God of Israel against the shepherds who feed … Continue reading

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My Daughter

by Marilou Schnaderbeck Two weeks ago as I was taking my children to school my son asked me what would I do if I were President.  Among a few other things I said I would make it illegal for mothers … Continue reading

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My struggles revealed His sacrifice

One night about a year ago when I was having a particularly difficult time I cried out to God “How long do I have to endure this struggle; how long do I have to endure being rejected; feeling unloved; abandoned; … Continue reading

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