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For When You Want Her To Fly

“I’ll make her fly,” I said. “I was made for this.” Then I thought, “I’ll teach her to fly.” “Five easy steps and she’ll be on her way.” Finally, I decided, “I’ll show her how to fly.” “Just watch me and you’ll know the way.” But she didn’t fly. How could she fly with no…

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Marriage Monday ~ How to Deal with the Baggage

If you’ve traveled recently, then you probably know that too much baggage can cost you. In a marriage relationship, the price might be even higher; but, it doesn’t have spoil the journey. We all have baggage. It’s part of being human. This week’s recommended resource: Sacred Marriage: What If God Designed Marriage to Make Us…

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Marriage Monday ~ The Two Shall Be One

What did God intend when he said in Genesis 2:24, “For this reason a man shall leave his father and his mother, and be joined to his wife; and they shall become one flesh”? Was He simply referring to the marriage ceremony when a man and woman are pronounced husband and wife? Let’s take a…

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Marriage Monday ~ Marriage Problems

God’s Plan for Marriage God’s plan for marriage is not a mystery. He states His plan clearly in the opening chapters of His Word. So the Lord God caused a deep sleep to fall upon the man, and while he slept took one of his ribs and closed up its place with flesh. And the…

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Why I Don’t Quit

Quitting is easy. Except when it comes to quitting sugar. Impossible I tell you. I’ve tried (sort of) with little success. I’m not sorry though especially since Maddie just made homemade Blueberry Pie Bars. Quitting is easy. I’ve quit plenty of times in my life. Recently, I told you Why I Quit {and why you…

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A Dog in the House

I love dogs. I’ve always had a dog. (Except when we lived in a tiny apartment in New Orleans. ) My dogs live outside where dogs are free to run and play and sleep and poop. Dogs are happy outside. I said I’d never have a dog in the house. Never. Never ever. Then this…

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When Pie Happens

Monday morning rolls around and so begins the self-torture.  I step on the scale to confirm what my jeans already know. Too much eating plus too little activity equals too tight jeans. I turn over the worn out leaf again and vow that carbs and sugar will never pass through my lips again. Then pie…

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For When God Redecorates The Heart

I really enjoy reading blogs dedicated to DIY home décor/design. I’ve learned so much and have been inspired to make my home a beautiful haven for my family. But I’m not a DIY home décor/design blogger. I’m a faith blogger. I feel certain you don’t come here to learn how to decorate. Which leads me…

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