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A Ruined Life

2 Samuel 14:14 14 All of us must die eventually. Our lives are like water spilled out on the ground, which cannot be gathered up again. But God does not just sweep life away; instead, he devises ways to bring us … Continue reading

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shattered

  “We are afflicted in every way, but not crushed; perplexed, but not despairing; 9 persecuted, but not forsaken; struck down, but not destroyed; 10 always carrying about in the body the dying of Jesus, so that the life of Jesus also may … Continue reading

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signs of life

They’re back.  Our precious and beautiful heralds of Spring are back.  I saw six of them this morning together, pecking in the front yard as I drove by.  I don’t like winter.  I love snow, but I hate cold, and … Continue reading

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who I am

What a wonderful Bible study class we had yesterday.  I love it when God just takes over the lesson and we learn so much from each others perspectives.  We touched on subjects such as bullying, body image, parental influence, scars … Continue reading

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beauty from ashes

Philippians 3:7 7 But whatever things were gain to me, those things I have counted as loss for the sake of Christ. 8 More than that, I count all things to be loss [c]in view of the surpassing value of [d]knowing Christ Jesus my Lord, [e]for … Continue reading

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Simply yours

A Poem by   carole l. haines Jesus, you are not merely a means to an end,  You are the end, the destination and You are not just the way to go, You alone are the very road Not only … Continue reading

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