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Little Grandma

I have one more post about Thailand.  I hope it is not too much.  So many of the lessons learned while on a trip such as the one I had to Thailand are, often, God taught and just for yourself.  Other things can, hopefully, be used as an encouragement to others.  I shared a couple… Read More Little Grandma

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Thailand Photos

The dictionary says a vacation is: “an extended period of recreation, especially one spent away from home or in traveling.”  I spent almost two weeks in Thailand this past month.  Definitely away from home – 8,789 miles from home!  It was a missions trip and there was work accomplished but, for sure, we definitely enjoyed time… Read More Thailand Photos

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No Bargaining with God

The art of negotiation starts early.  We’ve all seen the toddler given a plate of food that does not include pasta or chicken nuggets.  He vacillates between refusing to take a single bite to avoiding the inevitable by simply playing with the food or entertaining everyone at the table.  Finally, he offers, “if I take two… Read More No Bargaining with God

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A Quick Prayer Request

I did not really intend to “leave” posts for the days while I am in Thailand; however, on Wednesday, the 20th, we will be working in a Thai prison.  The missionaries have a ministry of teaching English, followed by a Bible study.  I do not know many details – how many women attend, etc. –… Read More A Quick Prayer Request

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Would Anyone Even Notice?

I live outside of our nation’s capital and, until last week, it has been many years – even decades – since this city had a champion sports team.  The Washington Capitals changed all that last Thursday evening when they won the Stanley Cup!  Apparently, it was a huge deal!  I say “apparently” because I missed… Read More Would Anyone Even Notice?

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Headed to the Clouds

“I’ll fly away…..oh glory, I’ll fly away” – so goes the song in my head.  Which, I’m pretty sure will be FMF just after the prompt is revealed – and on Thursday night.  Maybe it was not the best idea…because I know those lyrics are going to stay with me!!?! on repeat all night.  This… Read More Headed to the Clouds

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Defeating My Doubt

Well, here we are with another month in the history books – and a time to look back at May.  For me, this month has been a month of preparation.  Yes, May is always eventful and there were the annual graduations and picnics that follow and, of course, the mental transition to summer – even… Read More Defeating My Doubt