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Fear not

 “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 We’ve faced incredible challenges … Continue reading

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Who do you trust?

Constantly bombarded with shocking revelations and accusations, misinformation and half-truths, targeted by scammers and schemers, it is hard to know who we can trust. When even the people considered to be paragons of virtue can be revealed to have committed … Continue reading

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Blessed Assurance

Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see. Hebrews 11:1 Anyone in the Baby Boomer generation is familiar with Mad magazine’s goofy, gap-toothed kid and his tag line, “What, me worry?” While, he … Continue reading

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Walking through the pain

Stepping out on my walk one morning this week, I noticed a twinge of pain in my ankle. Having reached the stage of life where random pains come and go with great frequency, I decided to try to walk it … Continue reading

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Lay Your Burden Down

I am moving into a new home in a few days and have been sorting and thinning out possessions for a couple of weeks, resulting in a huge pile of donations. In our area the United Cerebral Palsy Association sends a … Continue reading

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Got Change?

I love change…I really do. Not just the coins in my wallet, either. I like to rearrange furniture, reorganize my workspace and find different routes to my regular destinations. To me, new responsibilities are an adventure. Changing circumstances hold limitless … Continue reading

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Don’t Believe Everything You Read in the Papers, Either

We are constantly warned about all the misinformation to be found on the Internet, leading many of us to believe what we read in the newspapers is more reliable. This morning I read something that reminded me whether we hear … Continue reading

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The Seductive Side of Depression

People with chronic diseases, such as diabetes, are highly susceptible to bouts of depression. Researchers aren’t certain if this is simply from the emotional aspects of living with the limits and requirements of these conditions, or if it is a … Continue reading

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Let your hope make you glad

For the past several months I’ve been preparing to downsize from a large four bedroom home to something smaller and more economical.  Trying to find just the right place has been frustrating. I could picture it in my mind, but … Continue reading

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His Yoke is Easy…or is it?

For many years I have enjoyed singing Handel’s Messiah in community choirs. One bit that frequently sticks in my head is the chorus “His yoke is easy and his burden is light.” I love the thrilling melody and the comforting … Continue reading

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