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Senior Citizenship

Daily I am being inundated with offers from insurance companies to sell me a Medicare policy.  You see, I am staring down the age of 65, the official old age of Americans.  Each letter is packaged more cleverly than the … Continue reading

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God in the Winter

That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked upon, and our hands have handled, of the Word of life; I John 1:1 I have lived more than … Continue reading

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An Invitation to Healing

Surely He has borne our griefs and carried our sorrows.  Isaiah 53:4 I began this blog years ago, because God called me to reach out to people who have suffered grief and loss.  The blog has expanded well beyond what … Continue reading

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Kill The Evidence

Much people of the Jews therefore knew that He was there: and they came not for Jesus’ sake only, but that they might see Lazarus also, whom He had raised from the dead.  But the chief priests consulted that they … Continue reading

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Words for Lament

I found this poem a few weeks after my husband died, and it was an incredible comfort to me to read a gut wrenching honest lament.  It is not so spiritual, though there is faith.  It is not strong, because … Continue reading

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The Seat of Justice and the Place of Righteousness

And moreover I saw under the sun the place of judgment, that wickedness was there; and the place of righteousness, that iniquity was there.  I said in mine heart, God shall judge the righteous and the wicked: for there is … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day

Unless the Lord builds the house,     those who build it labor in vain. Unless the Lord watches over the city,     the watchman stays awake in vain.  It is in vain that you rise up early     and go late to rest, eating the bread of … Continue reading

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