Category Archives: Reflections

My Week in a Word: Emotional

Please share:I went to the pulmonologist on Tuesday about those “normal” test results from my pulmonary function test. It turns out that my test results weren’t as normal as I was led to believe. There were some aberrations that the … Continue reading

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Mustard Seed Planting: Staying Alert

Please share: The first of this week has been wild. I’ve had a lot going on and ended yesterday physically and emotionally drained. I wandered aimlessly around the house, praying about what to write today. God has never failed to … Continue reading

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Mustard Seed Planting: Finding Answers

Please share: As I was praying about some issues my family is facing, I was reminded of something that happened to Jesus’s disciples: “When he had finished speaking, he said to Simon, ‘Put out into deep water, and let down the … Continue reading

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The Taste of Humble Pie

Please share: I’m reading through the Bible from cover to cover in 90 days again. I always enjoy this reading plan because the pace allows me to easily see the connections in and big picture of God’s Story. Last week … Continue reading

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The Work of His Hands

Please share:I spent the weekend in the Ozark Mountains, awestruck by the beauty of God’s creation and with a deeper appreciation for the diversity and loveliness of my home state. As I drove the Pig Trail (yes, the actual name … Continue reading

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Being Intentional

Please share: I’m guest posting for Janis today. She and her husband are celebrating their 35th anniversary, and she’s taking a little blog break to spend time with her beloved. If you want to wish Janis a happy anniversary and … Continue reading

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Sanctuary: The Hills

Please share: I have a big weekend planned, and I’ll be offline for a few days. I’m going to spend time with people I haven’t met yet, learning and laughing. I’ll be relaxing and enjoying the beauty of God’s creation. … Continue reading

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I’m in Training!

Please share: No, I’m not training for a marathon—or even a half-marathon. I’m not trying to set any weight loss or weight lifting records. In fact, I didn’t even realize I was in training until I sat down to do … Continue reading

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Reading the End of the Book—First

Please share: I know people who read the end of the book before they glance at the first page. I don’t. In fact, if I get a glimpse of the end of the book accidentally, it ruins it for me. … Continue reading

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Sanctuary: Remember

Please share: “This is a day to remember. . . .”  Exodus 12:14 (NLT) Have a safe Memorial Day weekend, enjoy time with family and friends, and take time to remember. . . . Photo credit: The U.S. Army

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