Breaking the (food) chain

peel me like an onion heavy on the layers I shed the outer skin as I go to You in prayer crying as I’m sliced up a little more, I’m diced up  I’m ready for the next plan dump me in the pan straight into the fryer  turn the heat up higher cook me till […]

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Piece by Piece

putting together history- and His story one piece at a time I picked up the tattered puzzle box off my bookshelf and carefully dumped out the pieces.  Little parts were stuck together, weathered from age.  Would all the pieces be here?  I thought this phrase in my mind many times as I carefully sorted the edge […]

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New Life of Spring

Captivated by changes of color, new life, and a new season For behold, the winter is past; the rain is over and gone. The flowers appear on the earth, the time of singing has come, and the voice of the turtledove is heard in our land. Song of Solomon 2:11-12 tall trees wave goodbye to […]

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Minding the Nudge

Steadfast keeping eyes on You You never fail to see us through our circumstance and mundane days when we seek to walk Your ways  So I mind each little nudge  I listen and I do not budge revealing purpose in due time He knows best- Father of mine!  It was a lovely evening.  One daughter […]

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My not-so-Martha Stewart “silk tie-dyed” eggs…

I am definitely not the most creative mom on the planet. But, I do try to do fun things with the girls. Around Easter time, we do little things like bake bunny cakes and we have mini Easter egg hunts.  It’s those fun little traditions that will make great memories for them when they are […]

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The morning after

 the morning after  we continue to proclaim- “He’s risen, indeed!” The joy of celebrating His resurrection grows sweeter as the years go by. The thing is- I don’t want to stop celebrating!  Jesus said to her, “Mary.” She turned toward him and cried out in Aramaic, “Rabboni!”. 17 Jesus said, “Do not hold on to me, […]

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