Category Archives: Reflections

Mustard Seed Planting: Hardening My Heart

Please share: First, let me apologize in advance for the brevity of this week’s post. I’m pretty sure I have an ear infection. I’m miserable and am praying for all of those sweet babies who have them over and over. … Continue reading

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Advice for the New Year

Please share:We started our lessons this week after DH went back to work on Tuesday. It was hard to get started again after our Christmas break, but we managed to get everything in four days in a row. We had … Continue reading

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Mustard Seed Planting: But God . . .

Please share: I’m taking my red pen to the Bible. As I read through the Bible again, I’m circling every occurrence of two words that never fail to make me pay closer attention to the text: “But God.” When I … Continue reading

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Mustard Seed Planting: A New Thing

Please share: As 2011 draws to a close, I’m thinking about what has been. It has been a difficult year, but it has also been full of blessings and joy. I’m enjoying each moment and trying to stay in the moment … Continue reading

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Christmas Thoughts on Immanuel: His Presence

Please share: It’s Christmas Eve. My children are in bed and will hopefully be asleep soon. There are a few things I still need to do before I go to bed, but in the meantime, I’m enjoying the evening. The … Continue reading

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Mustard Seed Planting: Making the Impossible Possible

Please share: One of my favorite verses appears in the Christmas story as told by Luke: “For nothing is impossible with God.” Luke 1:37 (NIV1984) Nothing is impossible. But I act as if that’s not true. I fret and worry … Continue reading

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Mustard Seed Planting: No One Who Does Good

Please share:Today I had an interesting exchange with a dear friend of mine. It went like this: I’m not sure exactly how the name error occurred. (Auto-correct can be really terrible. I disabled it on my phone.) I did send … Continue reading

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Encouragement and Inspiration

Please share: This week was a LONG week. We had more roller coaster drama days about insurance coverage for Roo’s infusion medication (again, and we thought we had that resolved!), and I spent the week preparing for the garage sale … Continue reading

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Mustard Seed Planting: Holding Unswervingly to Hope

Please share: We’re reading through the New Testament as a family. Each night, we read a chapter and discuss it. I’m still surprised by the details the girls pick up on that I miss because I’m more familiar with the … Continue reading

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Veteran’s Day: Thank You!

Please share: There are lots of things I could have written about for today’s post, but (even though it’s going up late) I didn’t want to miss the opportunity to tell the brave men and women who have served or … Continue reading

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