Without Love

One of the things that helped me see God a little more clearly happened years ago. The church I was attending was going to do a building fundraising. At the time we were meeting in a school and the pastors decided it was time to start fundraising for a building. I was praying one day […]

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Porches and Heavenly Wine

As I have been waiting for the editing process to finish up with my book, I have had a strange lull in my writing. Which is pleasant for me to sit back, try to be patient and not think about writing. Knowing I will soon begin the process of reading through the edited version of […]

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No Nonsense

I had asked my two sons what they had learned from me over the last 4 years. My youngest son encapsulated exactly what he has learned from me in the last four years and was the first to state: Mom this is what I learned—>

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Gingham and Grace

When I was in elementary school my grandma would make most of my clothes for me. I remember a morning she was walking with me to the school bus. This day must have been special, because I was able to wear my yellow and white gingham jumper dress with my white Peter Pan collared shirt. […]

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#QuoteoftheDay

Was looking through my old posts and found this Spirit and Truth and wanted to share it with you.  

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Sally’s Question

In my last blog post The Greater Sin I started with a conversation I was having with a group of girlfriends. Now I want to finish what we spoke about that night. My good friend Sally had been watching a documentary about the new Pope and a meeting the Pope had had to apologize to […]

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Should You Quit “Church”?

This is going to be very scary for most Christians to even read. Many will start to read it and not finish. Yet, I woke up this morning with this:     “The Church has become an institution instead of the body (people); likewise the temple has once again become a building instead of the […]

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The Tale of Two Goats

I have been on a quest for so many years.  I literally have set this aside so many times in the last 12 years.  I have always wanted to understand why two goats are used during the Jewish festival of Yom Kippur.  What I have read and what I have studied just didn’t add up. […]

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Missing Something?

The idea that we are missing something from God: His love, His forgiveness, His salvation, His peace has been perpetuated by the church for hundreds of years. This idea stems from the belief that our behavior causes God to turn from us when we have missed the mark otherwise known as sin. When we get […]

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