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Book Review; Life Interrupted By Priscilla Shirer

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Book Review; Life Interrupted By Priscilla Shirer

I am being more intentional in my reading life. 2018 saw me read a record number of Christian books fiction and non-fiction. Some I picked up due to curiosity and some due to a question or situation I found myself in. For me to really love a book I have to laugh several times, It needs to be written for everyone, not just the scholarly (most days I am reading either early in the morning or before bed neither a good time to take on anything too deep) It needs to give action points or suggestions. It needs to refer...

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Encouraging Lyrics Heaven Fix things Jamie Grace

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Encouraging Lyrics Heaven Fix things Jamie Grace

Tuesday Tunes Encouraging Lyrics Heaven (Fix Things) by Jamie Grace  [Verse 1]I know your historyYou are the One who seesAnd You fix thingsI've read it in a BookAnd I've heard it from my friends that YouYou fix thingsAnd I believe...[Chorus 1]Everything that's broken is in Your handsAnd You hold the power to turn mountains into sandAnd You can make a river out of dry landBut You won't always fix thingsOn this side of heaven, heaven, heavenOn this side of heaven, heaven, heaven[Verse 2]I've welcomed You insideMy empty life and YouYou fix thingsMended relationshipsAnd made me better than I've ever been,...

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Did You Know Self Care Can Impact Your Purpose?

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Did You Know Self Care Can Impact Your Purpose?

Self-care includes all the choices we make for ourselves or our families to preserve our physical, spiritual, emotional, and mental health. Written 6/2018 Sometimes the best self-care is sending my children to camp! Let me preface that saying I am a stay at home mom who homeschools 2 teens and 1 elementary school child.  WOW that is ... Let me take a moment.   OK Let me put some scripture to this before I lose you. And He withdrew Himself into the wilderness and prayed.  Luke 5:16 For in six days, the Lord made the heavens and the earth, the sea, and...

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Why my devotion is NOT the first thing I do in the morning

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Why my devotion is NOT the first thing I do in the morning

I know to start off the day with God is very important. For years that was not what I was doing. I may have managed a chapter here or there, but nothing planned & nothing organized.   Then I found the daily Bible and gave it a go. I think I may have made it to January 20th or so before  I was skipping days and popping in and out before just giving up.  The next year I tried again.  I made it further and kept popping in and out.  The next year YES!  I made it.   Well, there were makeup days...

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Encouraging Lyrics: Just a Closer Walk With Thee by Mahalia Jackson

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Encouraging Lyrics: Just a Closer Walk With Thee by Mahalia Jackson

This song takes me back to Saturday mornings.   We would clean the house.   My parents had a great collection of Christian music records, that is what we listened to as we cleaned. I prefer the same tradition of music to clean or any chore.   Music just makes things a little easier. I love the theme of this song.  A closer walk with thee is what we should all aim for.    I am weak but thou are strong we need to recognize our weakness and be okay with it so that we can get our strength from the person who can supply...

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