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Passion Defines Purpose

Passion Defines Purpose

Visiting the archives today, March 17, 2014. While I'm busy putting the finishing touches on my newest book (manuscript deadline, March 31), I have to pause and pay homage to one of my heroes: St. Patrick. Hope to one day visit the emerald isle of Ireland. Happy St....

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On the 8th, 9th, 10th, & 11th Thankful Day of Christmas!

". . .so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith—that you, being rooted and grounded in love, may have strength to comprehend with all the saints what is the breadth and length and height and depth, and to know the love of Christ that surpasses knowledge,...

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On the 7th Thankful Day of Christmas!

". . .so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith—that you, being rooted and grounded in love, may have strength to comprehend. . ." Ephesians 3:17-18a At last Sunday's service, my pastor challenged the congregation to read through Deuteronomy 1-8. Quite a...

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On the 6th Thankful Day of Christmas!

"You, being rooted and grounded in love. . ." Ephesians 3:17b [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RH9pBu3myaw] The last two days, I have been privileged to teach two writing classes to homeschooled students, grades 5-11. It is definitely one of my great passions....

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On the 5th Thankful Day of Christmas!

". . .so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith. . ." Ephesians 3:17a Several years ago, my husband gave me a beautiful red marble paperweight in the shape of a heart. It sits on my desk as a constant reminder of how critical it is to guard my heart....

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The 3rd and 4th Thankful Day of Christmas!

  (This beautiful artwork by Kim Klassen can be ordered on http://www.allposters.com/-sp/Let-Us-Be-Silent-Posters_i1837126_.htm) "I pray that out of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being..." Ephesians 3:16c  The...

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On the 2nd Thankful Day of Christmas

""For this reason I kneel before the Father, from whom his whole family in heaven and on earth derives its name. I pray that our of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power. . ." Ephesians 3: 14-16b The Christmas season can be so crazy. That is why I...

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Show your “12 Thankful Days of Christmas” Spirit!

Gather round. This is a must-see holiday incentive! What would happen if we all spread around a little "validation"? Jude 20 (MSG) in action, "But you, dear friends, carefully build yourselves up in this most holy faith by praying in the Holy Spirit, staying right at...

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Prelude to “THE 12 THANKFUL DAYS OF CHRISTMAS!”

I'm sure when Charles Dickens penned "A Tale of Two Cities," he had no idea how profound the first sentence of that classic novel would be. . ."Not long ago, one cold day in the fall, it was the best of times, it was the worst of times… " Sitting, pen in hand, he...

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There’s no place like home!

He traveled in order to come home. William Trevor I love to travel. Anywhere. Any time. Any place. There is something fantastic about new scenery, new shops, new restaurants, new people, new everything! But one thing never changes...it is always good to come home....

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