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Lessons From These Difficult Days: Longsuffering

Discernment.  The dictionary included this phrase in one of its definitions:  to gain “spiritual guidance and understanding.”  Goodness, this has been a week for discernment.  Thoughts, opinions, posts, devotions, sermons and IG reflections abound.  And I have read many that have been encouraging, practical and even wise.  I, too, have been seeking the Lord’s guidance… Read More Lessons From These Difficult Days: Longsuffering

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Looking for Open Doors

Resolutions.  You either love them or hate them.  And, apparently, whichever opinion you have….feelings can be strong!  However, even those who shun resolutions often embrace goals, themes or words for the year that help them focus.  Very similar – but somehow different.  Just what is it that makes us hesitant to formulate resolutions? Or goals?… Read More Looking for Open Doors

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Producing Fruit

Last week I visited an apple orchard not (too) far from my house.  It was a pretty drive out towards the mountains and the day was perfect.  There is a house on top of a hill on the property with a full wrap-around porch overlooking the orchards.  Add in some fresh apple cider and homemade… Read More Producing Fruit