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The Old

“You’ve got to make a conscious choice every day to shed the old, whatever ‘the old’ means for you.”  – Sarah Ban Breathnach This can mean so many things for me: staring a diet, a savings, or purging of stuff.  Every day I have to make a conscious decision to exercise, eat healthy, and not… Continue reading The Old

Beth Moore · Bible · Bible verse · Changes · Random Thoughts · Sunday · thoughts · Uncategorized

Sunday Thought

“We can’t grow in knowledge and grace and never change our minds.  When an identity is built solely on a fixed systematic theology, we’re terrified to change our minds.  Let’s grow in knowledge.” – Beth Moore “Grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.” – 2 Peter 3:18 (NET) Grow…it… Continue reading Sunday Thought

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Preparation

  I live in Northwest Florida.  The panhandle of Florida. On the Emerald Coast.  A lot of people call it South Alabama.  We are 7 hours away from Orlando, and 10 hours away from Miami (depending on traffic). Hurricane Irma is scheduled to hit Miami tomorrow (Saturday), and Florida Governor Scott cancelled all schools k-12,… Continue reading Preparation

Bible verse · Carmen · family · Random Thoughts · Stephen · Sunday · thoughts · Uncategorized

Sunday Thought

Ecclesiastes 3:6 continued. “…a time to keep and a time to throw away” A lot has been going on this weekend.  We moved Carmen back to LSU on Friday, and Stephen began to move back home yesterday and today. Carmen’s move, this time, has been more permanent.  We took more time going through “keepsakes” and… Continue reading Sunday Thought

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Sunday Thought

Struggling today with so many things. “Search me, God, and know my heart; test me and know my concerns.  See if there is any offensive (idolatrous) way in me; lead me in the everlasting way.” – Psalm 139:23-24  This was a verse in my bible study a couple of weeks ago.  I just grazed over… Continue reading Sunday Thought

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Sunday Thought

Colossians 1:11 in the Message says, “We pray that you’ll have the strength to stick it out over the long haul—not the grim strength of gritting your teeth but the glory-strength God gives. It is strength that endures the unendurable and spills over into joy, thanking the Father who makes us strong enough to take… Continue reading Sunday Thought