Category Archives: Death

When Life Gives You Raspberries

Splintered. That is how my heart felt throughout much of the late spring/early summer days. Thrown to the ground, shards scattered, reflections distorted like a funhouse mirror. I tried to hold it all together and attempted to somehow mend the … Continue reading

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Shattered Ornaments and Broken Hearts

I wholeheartedly believe this truly is the most wonderful time of the year! Colorful strings of lights transform the ordinary home into a merry gingerbread house. Spicy smells and sweet treats tempt and delight. Personal stockings are hung and awaiting … Continue reading

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The Darkness of This Age

Oh my goodness, I have started into the book of Job in my daily reading, and what a timely study. It is always helpful to be reminded who our true enemy is. “Now there was a day when the sons … Continue reading

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The Truth Sets Us Free!

The voices haunt me sometimes. Oh no, not that kind of voices. Voices that mock me, reminding me that I am a mess, an idiot, worthless. Anyone else struggle with the voices? When you hear them day after day, it … Continue reading

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He Is The One Who Goes Before You

You may not struggle with fear or worry. But I do. Not all of the time. But some of the time. And apparently it is a common problem for us humans. There are hundreds of verses in which the Bible … Continue reading

Posted in Commandments, Contentment, Death, Deuteronomy, Fear, God, God's Faithfulness, God's Promises, God's Word, Hebrews, Holy Spirit, January 2015, Jesus, Joshua, Life, Men, Mind, Moses, Numbers, Obedience, The Spirit, Worry | 2 Comments

A Star and A Scepter

In this season of Advent, I am reading through the book of Numbers. Not very Christmas-y, I’m afraid. So imagine my surprise when I stumbled upon prophecy regarding the coming of the Messiah, Jesus, in chapter 24. “So he took … Continue reading

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Our Body Is Hurting!

“Remember the prisoners as if chained with them–those who are mistreated–since you yourselves are in the body also.” ~ Hebrews 13:3 I have been enjoying these cooler days of September. The meteorological fall weather has arrived in our area. After … Continue reading

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