Tag Archive: relationships

Jul 01

Waiting for Grace

And be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ’s sake hath forgiven you. Ephesians 4:32 Once upon a time, I was waiting to welcome Grace. And grace. Either way, in my life, Grace has been a gift of God’s grace and her presence always reminds me that even …

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Dec 12

I have three mittens

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There is a basket full of mittens and gloves in our laundry room. Every autumn we check the basket to make sure that we have enough mittens and gloves for every one in our family, and that every mitten or glove has a mate. Well, that’s the objective, anyway. But there is just something that …

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Feb 14

In Other Words: What Kind of Love?

love is patient love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always …

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Sep 07

In Other Words: Balancing on the Teeter-Totter of Life


“He who has no sense of self-importance cannot be offended or defeated.” ~ W. Phillip Keller This is so true and so helpful as you go through life. If we aren’t focused on being the center of attention, or if it isn’t our highest priority to be “right” all the time, then those times when …

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Jul 22

Hurry Up, Slowpoke!


When I was a little girl, riding my bike was one of the endless activities that filled my summer days. We lived by a lake, and our road was a dead-end, so most of the cars that drove by our house were either people who lived there or perhaps strangers who were lost. In any …

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