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Sharing some of my favorite things about cottage life.
Sharing some of my favorite things about cottage life.
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How To Find Your Purpose: Everyone's Got An Answer
It's mind-blowing to me, as I strive to seek what our purpose(and more specifically MY purpose) is, how many people say they have THE answer....and literally dozens of different answers are given. Yet, so many times any one answer leaves me hanging(often se...

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Late Spring Teatime Blues Reminder: "Give Thanks"
Today was cold, rainy, gray, and dreary … And, yes, it is Spring(almost officially Summer). I have been unmotivated, emotional, and tired all day!! Since it appeared that I wouldn't be up to doing much of anything productive, I decided to drink herbal tea f...

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Enjoying the Beautiful Weather
The weather has been so nice lately!! (Even though we are currently under a thunderstorm watch and temps are supposed to drop.) Here's some video and pics of the last few days... “Better joy in a cottage than sorrow in a palace”  Linking over to these blog ...

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Spring is Here (I Hope)
It's been awhile since I have written here at Cairn Cottage Even though we had a pretty mild winter, spring seems to come very slowly to me. For weeks we have flip-flopped from cold/snow to sunny, warm days! This week before Easter Sunday, I finally got som...

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Purpose in Waiting On That Good Seed To Bloom
Spring is a time for planting seeds, expecting growth,
and preparing for expansion; but sometimes waiting is crucial in the
germination process.  This means that we should strive to be patient with
our spiritual development, as God is patient toward us ( Ja...

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A Purpose-Filled Life: My Bucket List (if God wrote it)
"I pray that the eyes of your heart may be enlightened in order that you may
know the hope to which He has called you , the riches of His glorious
inheritance in His holy people, and his incomparably great power for us who believe." EPHESIANS 1:18-19  Each ...

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What is Our Purpose?
How do you define our "purpose"? For Christians, purpose
is  being  and  doing  what God
intends us to be and do: doing today what God asks us to do in our family,
church, and community; being more like Christ; and then doing the distinct,
bold work God des...

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My Word for 2017: Purpose
Well, I'm back from my "so-called" least for now! Sounds kind of non-committal, I know. But I'm learning to let God take the wheel, which means I'm not always sure where He will be taking me. So, for now, I'm back!! __________________ "Is ...

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Thanksgiving Gratitude List (50 Things)
After being challenged by a friend, I am sharing 50 things that I am thankful for. As always, I'm thankful for family, friends, health, and all the blessings God has provided. But,  I wanted to list things that are not what I would obviously list.  #1869 - ...
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