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A Trip Around The Sun – Book Review

Basically: Read this book!!  It is well written and full of great stories from two men who live incredible lives.  Even if you’re not a Christian, this book is full inspiring and encouraging words. The subtitle, ‘Turning Your Everyday Life into the Adventure of a Lifetime” is a perfect summary of the book. My husband… Continue reading A Trip Around The Sun – Book Review

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In your rocking chair someday…

“You are responsible for the way you’ll look back on your life when you’re eighty years old.  You’re in control of the way you’ll feel that day in your rocking chair…” – Emily Ley, Grace not Perfection. I love this quote!  And I’m loving this book! I don’t remember when, but when I heard the phrase… Continue reading In your rocking chair someday…

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Intimidating Friends

I just finished reading Tricia Goyer’s ‘Blue Like Play Dough.’  This is the first book I’ve read of hers, I loved the relatable way she writes and how encouraging she is.  It felt like we were sitting across the table enjoying a cup of coffee while talking over the joys and trials of womanhood and… Continue reading Intimidating Friends

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Spiritual Warfare

Oo, big subject.  Sometimes difficult subject.  But hopefully not a scary subject.  God is taking care of us, fighting for us and protecting us.  He wins.  The end has already been decided.  God wins. Spiritual warfare can look like many different things.  Today I’m not talking about the horror movie type stuff.  I’m talking about… Continue reading Spiritual Warfare

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What do you really want?

I love to read.  I just read “Free to be Me” by Stasi Eldredge.  I have read some of her and her husband’s other books and thought this would be a good one.  It was!  Although it is directed towards younger girls it had a lot of good insights that I needed to hear. One… Continue reading What do you really want?