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You’re the Salt of the Earth

God says that you’re the salt of the earth, but when was the last time you realized that you left a mark on this world? Did you bring joyous flavor to someone’s life and direct his eyes to God’s kingdom? Did you manifest healing as the Spirit enabled you? Did you counter our culture’s decaying […]

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She’s a Mighty One!

You know her, right? “The wife of noble character? She is worth far more than rubies. Her husband has full confidence in her and lacks nothing of value” (Proverbs 31:10-11). I want to meet her! Even better- I want to be her! She is a strong woman, a force to be reckoned with. According to the […]

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a backyard tea party

I had a unique privilege on a recent Saturday afternoon to share a devotional at a bridal shower. It wasn’t an ordinary celebration of an upcoming wedding! More than forty women donned fancy hats and gathered around white-dressed tables to sip tea and ooh and ahh over the bride, her groom, and the gifts that will […]

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I’m smiling

What is something that you’re known for? Are you the person who always loses your keys? Are you known for sending cards and encouraging notes? Maybe you’re the person who always has the best accessories. The thing that I’m known for is smiling. Yep! I smile! And I guess I smile a lot! When I […]

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get rid of confusion

Life can be confusing sometimes, can’t it? I know in our household lately we have been looking at changes in the future, and because of the many areas affected, confusion invades my thoughts and emotions. I grow tired of the unresolved issues, because in my carnal nature’s quest for comfort, I want to arrive at […]

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joyless but knowledgeable

I have told you this so that my joy may be in you and that your joy may be complete (John 15:11). Dear Friends, have you checked your “joy meter” lately?  I ask because I know there is some joylessness among Christians.  Honestly, that is one of the greatest oxymorons I know.  It’s like a […]

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happy birthday, mom

Born April 24 and named Linda, A beautiful spring flower Who showered us with her warmth and love. She was tender and thoughtful; Her eyes smiled when she laughed. Her joy was contagious, And her heart was strong. Loved by many because she was true To herself and others. Missed by all. Envisioned with the […]

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