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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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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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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

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“For such a time is this.”  -Esther 4:14 Letting go is hard.  Resistance to change and refusing to let go can hinder your future steps.  Just because you have had it for years or done something for years doesn’t mean it has to continue. Hanging on to just hang on is hard.  When it becomes… Continue reading Sunday Thought

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Last Sunday I talked about criticizing and complaining, and then again on Thursday talked about failing.  I know I fail daily in this.  It is so easy to get caught up on the “why does it happen this way?” or “why does my spouse or child do this?” or even “I am so fat.”  It takes… Continue reading Sunday Thought

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“Be thankful for quiet days, when nothing special seems to be happening.  Instead of being bored by the lack of action, use times of routine to seek My Face.  Although this is an invisible transaction, it speaks volumes in spiritual realms.  Moreover, you are richly blessed when you walk trustingly with Me through the routines… Continue reading Sunday Thought

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“I know both how to have a little, and I know how to have a lot. In any and all circumstances I have learned the secret of being content—whether well fed or hungry, whether in abundance or in need.   I am able to do all things through Him who strengthens me.  Still, you did well… Continue reading Sunday Thought