Tag Archives: bible

The Sky is Falling

There has been a lot of internet ink spilled over the current US Presidential race.  I’m one of the many who avoids writing about political matters, but this election has bested that impulse, finally.  Tonight it seems the majority of … Continue reading

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False Guilt

This is a picture of our shoes.  For the past several months, a combination of VERY tight finances and a dog that is just emerging from puppyhood has meant that 3 out of our family of 7 have been wearing … Continue reading

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The Hobbit: A Review

Nathan and I have been waiting to watch this movie for years, and last Saturday night we found childcare for our 5 kids (including newborn!), dressed up and saw it.  Here’s our thoughts (warning: spoilers!). Our “fan creds” are decent; … Continue reading

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God of comfort

Reflections on today’s sermon (just what I needed! But please listen to it yourself because I know I just got a tiny nugget of the whole thing. 🙂 VCCC) Today our pastor continued his series on Isaiah.  He has been … Continue reading

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No Fear

This summer I am in a book study group with a few friends.  Our book is called “Following Jesus in a Culture of Fear” by Scott Bader-Saye.  The study was something I wanted to do because fear has been a … Continue reading

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Tree of Life

I’ve been thinking about family lately…not really surprising since I’m in the “family way” I suppose.  😉  Genetics and family history and nature vs. nurture….all normal thoughts for a pregnant woman.  But I feel like I got a “Bam!” kind … Continue reading

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True Love

I’ve just watched “Lost in Austen” (2008), a story where a modern woman finds herself in Jane Austen’s world of Pride and Prejudice.  One scene in particular struck me.  One of the characters says to another (won’t mention names in … Continue reading

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