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Storms Happen

Finding Normal in the Storms

The news report showed a woman picking through the rubble that had been her home before the storms rolled through. My heart went out to her, but she was safe and unhurt and her family was safe and unhurt. I struggled to understand why she would be picking through stuff. A storm blew through my […]

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Tips for Making the Most of the Waiting Room Time

Waste No More Time

You make the appointment a month in advance. You get a sitter and even have her show up early so that you can arrive early. You walk through the office doors with time to spare. As you sign in at the front desk, the receptionist smiles at you. We will be with you in a […]

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Proverbs Devotion

Proverbs Devotion December 22 2013

“The lazy man says, ‘There is a lion outside! I shall be slain in the streets!’” (NKJV) Proverbs 22:13 There will always be a reason. There will always be an excuse. There will always be something that you can focus on that will keep you from doing what you know to do or what your […]

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Proverbs Devotion

Proverbs Devotion – December 19 2013

“Counsel in the heart of man is like deep water; but a man of understanding will draw it out.” (KJV) Proverbs 20:5 This word, counsel, has several meanings including “purpose.” The purpose of who you are and what you are designed to do is already in your heart. It may be deep down , but […]

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Proverbs Devotion

Proverbs Devotion – December 16 2013

“Commit thy works unto the Lord, and they thoughts shall be established.” (KJV) Proverbs 16:3 If I do what I know to do then I am always amazed at how much I manage to get done. It happens without adding extra time to my day. It happens without adding extra money to my bank account. […]

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Proverbs Devotion - December 15 2013

Proverbs Devotion – December 15 2013

“A soft answer turneth away wrath: but grievous words stir up anger.” (KJV) Proverbs 15:1 “It is not so much about your words as it is about your attitude.” I have been sharing that idea with a lot of people lately, and I finally caught on that it was for me. I am not a […]

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Throwing Up Rainbows - Philippians 4-8

Throwing Up Rainbows

“Are you going to talk about how great your life is so that all the rest of us feel bad?” The looks shot at Bo from around the table. “Seriously, have you read her blog? It’s like she threw up rainbows.” I was laughing too hard to respond. My husband has accused me of living […]

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Proverbs Devotion

Proverbs Devotion – December 13 2013

“Whoso loveth instruction loveth knowledge: but he that hateth reproof is brutish.” (KJV) Proverbs 12:1 The more I learn, the more I begin to understand. The more I understand, the more I realize I know about my journey and the decisions I need to make. The choices become more clear and a little easier – […]

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Proverbs Devotion

Proverbs Devotion – December 11 2013

“Where no counsel is, the people fall: but in the multitude of counsellors there is safety.” (KJV) Proverbs 11:14 You will never get what you want if you never know what you want. Without a specific direction, you are just wandering around hoping to stumble over the desired destination. You need steerage to reach the […]

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