DON'T EXPECT TOO MUCH

Hey there friends, how are you doing today? How was your week? I had a good week but was slightly under the weather though.  Thankfully, I feel wonderful, today.  The sun is out and it’s a tad bit chilly, but there’s something special about a glorious, blue sky.  During the winter months, the sun very rarely peeks through…

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8 REASONS WE CAN TRUST GOD'S LOVE

Hey friends, how are you doing today? Just today? Do not look back to analyze the past  and do not look forward into the future, just today, how are you doing? I’m doing ok, thank you for asking. Although I should revisit the past, just briefly, to tell you, we picked up over a foot of…

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JANUARY THRIFT HAUL

Hey friends, how are you? How was your week? My week was great, thank you for asking.  I did not accomplish everything on my list, but I’m learning to be all right with that. My pastor has this saying, “people over ministry” and of course, we know, ‘people over things, or stuff’.  Sometimes, I can become fixated…

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COMPARISON CAN BE GOOD

Hey friends, how are you doing? How was your weekend? Did you enjoy a worshipful experience with the Lord, while at church? We have no family here, where we live, so family has become our church folks, which is great.  Unlike our blood family at times, we do speak the same language, we move in the…

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EMBRACE TODAY

Hey friends, how are you today? Just today; in fact, how are you doing, right this minute? Sometimes, I wonder about these questions, don’t you? Do I want to know how you feel at this very moment? Or do I want to know about your circumstances? Well, in this case, I want to know the…

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I WANT TO BE CHOSEN AND YOU DO TOO!

Hey friends, how are you today? Did you have an enjoyable Christmas Day? In my neck of the woods, we are family of four.  Before we moved here, Christmas was always celebrated with a family of at least twenty or more, which does not include those whose homes had to visited on that day.  This occasion brings…

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AND A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL

Hey friends, how are you doing? How was your weekend? Yesterday was a fabulous day, it was 55°, the sun was shining brightly, and the skies were blue. Can you believe it? And it was the second day of the actual winter season, where our average temperature is below freezing.  55° is a heatwave at this…

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10 WAYS TO DE-STRESS THIS CHRISTMAS

Hey friends, how are you? How was your weekend? What did you do? Well… my weekend was quite eventful, thank you for asking.  We left very early on Friday to pick up the girls from their university (praise the Lord, they attend the same school). The entire week, we told them to be ready to go…

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CELEBRATE TODAY

Hey friends, how are you today? How was your week? Can you believe we are less than one week away from Christmas? I love this time of the year! I love everything about Christmas, truly there wouldn’t be Christmas without Christ, my Savior.  What a privilege; what an honor to be part of the family of…

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IT'S NOT ME, THOUGH

Hey friends, how are you today? How was your weekend? The children had the Christmas Play this past Sunday and they did a fabulous job.  Of course, it wasn’t without its usual kids’ quirks; like the 3 and 4 year old ‘soldiers’ who refused to leave the stage after their parts or the 8 year old,…

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