Tag Archives: prayer

Miracle At the Higher Grounds Cafe Review

Disclosure: I was given a copy of this book to review by Family Christian.  All opinions are my own. Two of my indulgences: good coffee and good books. I absolutely love a great cup of coffee, especially when I am reading. … Continue reading

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Before Amen – A book review

“If attention deficit disorder applies to prayer, I am afflicted.” Max Lucado – Before Amen What an honor to review Before Amen, a book by one of my favorite authors, Max Lucado. One of the reasons I have always enjoyed Max … Continue reading

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What is the ultimate sacrifice?

When thinking of our military, the statement “ultimate sacrifice” conjures up thoughts of dying in the line of fire. For those of us not wearing the uniform, that truly does seem to be the ultimate sacrifice. As a military wife … Continue reading

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How Mother’s Intuition has deepened our bond

“Intuition is a spiritual faculty and does not explain, but simply points the way.” – Florence Scovel Shinn I believe God has blessed mothers with a very special gift. Do a Google search for “Mother’s Intuition,” and you could spend … Continue reading

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Because you pray

16 Rejoice always, 17 pray without ceasing, 18 give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. – 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 ESV My sister-in-law and I have a code. Since we communicate these days mostly by texting, … Continue reading

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Straight from heaven – a message from Dad

Given the current climate of our country, and our world, anxiety seems pretty high these days. I know I am not alone. For me, I can toss in mid-life adjustments, family circumstances and an insanely busy schedule to the big … Continue reading

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A friend in need…

“Anytime you suffer a setback or disappointment, put your head down and plow ahead.” – Les Brown This past Monday was a day of disappointing news. I won’t say it was a day of bad news. But on a day … Continue reading

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When my world stopped turning

“Where were you when the world stopped turning, that September day?” – Alan Jackson Where was I on September 11, 2001? Dropping my youngest daughter off at preschool. My memory of that day is as clear and crisp as the weather was that … Continue reading

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This one’s for you, Dad

There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens… Ecclesiastes 3:1 My favorite time of year is upon us. School is starting to wind down, the weather has been spectacular, and the strawberries are beginning … Continue reading

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On being gentle and kind

“Life is fragile…handle with prayer.” – Harold B. Lee I believe I was about 13 years-old when my mother made an embroidery sampler using the above quote. It hung in a frame and I must’ve looked at that piece a … Continue reading

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