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School Days
"I will never leave you, or forsake you."  Hebrews 13:5 This morning my oldest began his first day of fifth grade.  His last year of elementary school. It was a bittersweet morning for a mama caught between the fascination of watching a young man emerge and...

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Songs of Healing
“The Lord your God is with you, He is mighty to save.  He will take great delight in you, He will quiet you with His love, He will rejoice over you with singing.”   Zephaniah 3:17 My boys’ bedroom floor became my altar in the months following Kelsey’s death...

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Marge
"Every good and perfect gift is from above..."  James 1:17 Boys, sitting still, and waiting aren’t typically a winning combination. But on this particular day, my three guys’ behavior seemed impeccable. They sat and they waited and then they listened.  They...

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My Rainbow
"Those who sow in tears will reap with songs of joy."  Psalms 126:5 “Mommy, what store did you buy me from?” “Mommy didn’t buy you from a store.  God made you.” “But you took the pieces to God and He built me.” “That’s right baby.  He built you.” I sat in a...

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Blessings
“Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ.”   Galatians 6:2 Our family acknowledges the blessings others offered on our journey. Someone loaded praise songs onto my ipod. Someone scraped the gunk from our microwave.  So...

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Snowfall
"Cleanse me with hyssop, and I will be clean; wash me, and I will be whiter than snow." Psalm 51:7 February 13, 2009: the day I checked into the hospital to deliver my baby who would be born still.  It was one of the worst days of my life, but it was also o...

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The Ache
"...O my Strength, come quickly to help me."  Psalm 22:19 My face actually hurt.  All of the talking, smiling, and laughing confirming my good news had taken a toll on my cheek muscles.  The early afternoon’s ultrasound started the workout….I was having a g...

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Be Still and Know
"In His hand is the life of every creature and the breath of all mankind."                                                                                         Job 12:10 Fear and comfort oozed into my life simultaneously.  They don’t seem to belong toget...

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Marge
"Every good and perfect gift is from above..."  James 1:17 Boys, sitting still, and waiting aren’t typically a winning combination. But on this particular day, my three guys’ behavior seemed impeccable. They sat and they waited and then they listened.  They...

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Hitting the Wall
“So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God.  I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.”          Isaiah 41:10 The treadmill is now facing a brick wall.  Nice planning.  Great motivatio...
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