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Joyful News for Today

“DON’T BE AFRAID!” HE SAID. “I’LL BRING YOU THE MOST JOYFUL NEWS  EVER ANNOUNCED, AND IT IS FOR EVERYONE!  THE SAVIOR – YES, THE MESSIAH, THE LORD –  HAS BEEN BORN TONIGHT IN BETHLEHEM!” Luke 2:10, 11 TLB May you find time to reflect and rejoice in the birth of our Savior.  May you spend time thinking…
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On this day….

And suddenly  there was with the angel  a multitude of the heavenly host  praising God, and saying,  Glory to God in the highest,  and on earth peace,  good will toward men. Luke 2:13-14 KJV May you be able to enjoy time with those whom you love today.  May there be joy and laughter during your celebrations. …
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My Inspiration this Week from Reading the Bible in 90 Days – 2 Samuel 22:2-3

I’ve been reading the Bible in 90 days with Amy at MomsToolbox.com as well as many others. We started this journey on July 18 and I kept up until several crisis situations came up that took any and all free time I had. As soon as I would get one under control, another would come…
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My Inspiration This Week from Reading the Bible in 90 Days – Joshua 1:5

Five years ago, I started the Bible in 90 Days Reading Plan, reading with over a thousand others across the world. At that time, I only made it to the Book of Jeremiah, about a month before the finish. I was disappointed in myself but knew I could try it again. On July 18, 2016, I joined Amy at Moms…
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My Inspiration this Week from Reading the Bible in 90 Days – Deuteronomy 5:33

Five years ago, I started the Bible in 90 Days Reading Plan, reading with over a thousand others across the world. At that time, I only made it to the Book of Jeremiah, about a month before the finish. I was disappointed in myself but knew I could try it again. On July 18, 2016, I joined Amy at…
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My Inspiration This Week from Reading the Bible in 90 Days – Exodus 14:14

Five years ago, I started the Bible in 90 Days Reading Plan,  reading with over a thousand others across the world.  At that time, I only made it to the Book of Jeremiah, about a month before the finish.  I was disappointed in myself but knew I could try it again. A few weeks ago, I…
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Today is a Good Day

My message to you today is………………………………………. May this weekend remind you  of the great miracle of Jesus’s resurrection.  His death on the cross  was for you and me and everyone who believes  that by his death, we have been forgiven.  By his life, we are saved.  Just believing that He is your Savior is enough. …
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Merry Christmas to You All

An ornament that I made in Sunday School over 30 years ago is still a reminder of  The Reason for the Season. “While they were there,  the time came for the baby to be born,  and she gave birth to her firstborn, a son.  She wrapped him in cloths  and placed him in a manger, …
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Catching You Up on Life Around Here

Even though I haven’t been posting much on here, I have been keeping busy. I finished this book last week: I haven’t told you about it yet, because I read it for the Cedar Rapids Gazette. The author is an Iowan, near where I grew up.  So, I am doing a feature on her and…
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Giving Thanks

Today,  as you fill your bellies,  laugh with family,  receive hugs and kisses,  snuggle under a blanket,  and catch some extra sleep  give thanks for health,  happiness,  and unconditional love  because that is really, truly all that we need.  Happy Thanksgiving! 
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