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Taking Steps to Protect Our Earth

I grew up in New Jersey, in a suburb of New York City, my house overlooking the Manhattan skyline. I have always considered myself a “city girl,” and I’m proud of it. At the same time, my parents did a … Continue reading

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Five Minute Friday: Messenger

Messengers They come to me in many ways. Today it was the thunder, rumbling, then crackling, calling me off of my computer, outside, and upstairs for a view of the impending storm that never came. But it stopped me in … Continue reading

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Sunday services are just the beginning

Lately, I have been going to church a lot. Every day, in fact. Several times a day.  Not in the way you might think, though. I don’t actually mean I go into a church building, attend a church service, sing … Continue reading

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Only God Can Make a Tree

I am joining in on Lisa Jo Baker’s Five Minute Friday today, but I must admit that while I began with the usual five-minute timed session, I got on a roll, and continued on! So with that disclaimer, here is … Continue reading

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Sowing Seeds is an Act of Faith

In the morning sow your seed, and at evening withhold not your hand, for you do not know which will prosper, this or that, or whether both alike will be good. (Ecc. 11:6, ESV) At the end of the school year, … Continue reading

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Sacred Places

I have been trying to find my “sacred spot” in my new home. Yes, I know that God is everywhere; I know that there is not one specific spot where I can find God. But in my life, I have … Continue reading

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Seeking Balance

Just in time for my 29th birthday, I woke up with a very stiff neck. So stiff that I was lucky I had an all-day video training and could sit there without moving my head, instead of attempting to kneel … Continue reading

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