Tag Archives: Christianity

A Love Story

On November 7, 2011, as a 2nd anniversary present to my husband, I wrote up a testimonial and sent it in to Christian Cafe, the Christian internet singles site where we met. Here is our story: In 2001, I unexpectedly … Continue reading

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The Great Commandment

A couple years ago, after reading the first chapter in Read the Bible for Life by George Guthrie. I must admit I was quite surprised at how personal this chapter was for me since it revolved around the February 5, 2008 tornado that … Continue reading

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The Blanket Commandment

Read Galatians 5:14 While participating in a pilgrimage in Eufaula, Alabama, I had an interesting discussion about legalism with an Episcopal priest.  We were discussing how the greatest commandment, to love, is the new commandment from Jesus.  It is the … Continue reading

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Wisdom on Wisdom

As I have mentioned in many blogs before, God speaks to me about my life through retreats. Each retreat has a theme that He reveals. Sometimes the revelation comes in preparation for the retreat and is affirmed while there. Sometimes … Continue reading

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Fall Retreat, Cheaha, Alabama 11/1/11

Well, I had originally planned to pack yesterday and get here early today. However, there were many wrenches thrown into my day. I didn’t get anything done around the house (because I wasn’t able to be there) that I like … Continue reading

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A Dream Becomes Reality

This is taken from what I wrote in the moment a couple days ago after learning that a lifelong dream had become a reality… “Today I awakened to fulfill a commitment. I had committed myself to attend an open house … Continue reading

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One With God

“Believe me when I say that I am in the Father and the Father is in me; or at least believe on the evidence of the works themselves.” – John 14:11 In verse 11 of John 14, Christ declares that … Continue reading

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Gifts

In Exodus 31:3-6 we read about how God gifted Bezalel and Oholiab with skills to be used for His purpose…as He has also gifted each of us according to His purpose. What are your skills? Do you use them solely … Continue reading

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The Greatest Revolutionary

There are many reasons why Jesus was and is still considered a revolutionary. Many claim that Jesus had a political agenda. He claimed to be God incarnate who came to redeem his people and set up his Kingdom on Earth. … Continue reading

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Job Well Done

I read this in a devotion recently, “We are not saved by good works but for good works.” It is common for Christians to point out to others that it is by grace we are saved through faith alone…not by … Continue reading

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