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Stay Between the Lines

When my child was learning to color, I often said, "Stay between the lines." {Practice improves skill.}  Prayer: Lord, please help my child to be teachable that he/she will come to know You and become disciplined to walk with You. When my child was learning to drive, I said, "Stay between the lines." {Rules and Read More

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Crying Over Waffles

Such was the morning… after the evening… that sadness was seeping from my heart through my eyes in liquid form.
Such was the morning… that God used one of my children to remind me… that He loves me.
Such was the morning…that God reminded me: “For his anger endureth but a moment; in his favour is life: weeping may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning.” – Psalm 30:5
Such was the morning… that I was crying over waffles.

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Christmas Gifts – From the Heart

Mary, the mother of Jesus must have possessed these gifts in her heart throughout the whole pregnancy and delivery of Baby Jesus. Think about the gifts she was able to give to her Son – Jesus – BECAUSE — HE was her Gift.    While we desire and attempt to give good gifts at Christmas, let’s Read More

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Your Room Is Magic!

Sunday afternoons vary at our house, but this particular Sunday was perfect for three little brothers to nap in my room.  I was not feeling well, and it was just easier. Going to get them settled in their room meant the high possibility of having to re-enter their room at some point due to the Read More

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Old Truth for Young Men & Women

"So let your light shine that men may admire neither the lamp-stand nor the wick, but the glory of the light of God radiating from you. Such a soul will be true, v. 17; will be wise, v. 18; will eschew tale-bearing and flattery, v. 19; will honor the parents that gave it birth, v. Read More

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Conversation Hearts

"Whatever you write on the heart of a child, No water can wash away…" -Author Unknown I've been writing and creating over at Living on PB&J today. There are 18 free printables for you to use this heart month. I would enjoy knowing how you may use them if you do. Take time to show love to someone Read More

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To My Children

In the season of life which my motherhood has me right now, I have many moments of reflection. I came across "Reflection of a Mother" recently, and it verbalizes what I want my children to know. When our children are small, we spend much physical effort directing, protecting, teaching, working, etc. while they are growing Read More