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Rest for the Weary in a Busy Life

Daily Truth:  But those who wait on the Lord Shall renew their strength; They shall mount up with wings like eagles, They shall run and not be weary, They shall walk and not faint.  Isaiah 40:31 I realize that I promised that I would write about “Dress Rehearsal.”  But alas, sometimes things happen in our lives that are completely out of our control and definitely NOT in our calendar.
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The Work of His Hand: We Are Just the Pottery

Daily Truth:  But now, O LORD, you are the Father; we are the clay, and you are the potter; we are all the work of your hand. Isaiah 64:8 What an incredible picture! God is our Creator and the potter. We are his vessels or pottery.  He shaped and molded us. When a child understands the way in which pottery is made there is
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How Strong Are You? (Part II)

Daily Truth: “The Lord is the strength of my life.” Psalm 27:1 I knew it would happen!!! Not two hours after I posted the last blog, one of my cherubs showed me just how much more training we have to go. I was checking out at a register when Sam pipes up to the cashier, “Lady, what is wrong with your face?”  The cashier
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What’s Your Plumb Line?

Daily Truth: “I will make justice a measuring line and righteousness a plumb line.” Isaiah 28:17 What is a plumb line? I first found out when hanging wall paper  many years ago. A friend was helping me hang wallpaper. She took off her wedding ring and tied  a string to the ring to make a plumb line. She said that it would help us to hang
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How Strong are You?

We’ve all been there and seen it happen.  You are in a store and suddenly an ear piercing shriek disrupts your peaceful shopping trip.  Then voices start and they get louder and louder until you are not sure if this is happening between two adults or a child and an adult.  In your mind you think, “Phew.  Glad that is not MY child.” Suddenly,
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How Does God Get Your Attention? See and Listen

Daily Truth:  “I will now turn aside and see this great sight, why this bush does not burn.”  Exodus 3:3 God knows us better than we know ourselves.  He knows how to get our attention.  Are we being attentive?  Do you see? A bush that was on fire but not being consumed was what got Moses’ attention. What does it take for God to get
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Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep……..

Daily Truth: “I will both lie down in peace, and sleep; For You alone, O LORD, make me dwell in safety.”  Psalm 4:8 Ahh it is the end of a busy  day.  Ending the day with beautiful music and God’s Word is a perfect ending to maybe a not so perfect day. Listen to the excerpt from “Scripture Lullabies” provided in the link below. “Hidden In
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