My Spiritual Walk · Random Thoughts

It’s Friday: FMFparty: Alive!

It’s Friday! Time for Five Minute Friday. free writing for five minutes … no editing  (sure).  This week’s word is “Alive”. I often find myself speechless when I think of what He went through for me. That’s why today, I haven’t found too many words of my own. I’m gonna let my sons do the writing… Continue reading It’s Friday: FMFparty: Alive!

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Pressed, but not Crushed

Inspired by Proverbs 31 First 5 App study of Exodus “Command the people of Israel to bring you pure oil of pressed olives for the light, to keep the lamps burning continually.”  Exodus 27:20 (NLT)   When I read this scripture, I couldn’t help but think of the Apostle Paul’s writing in 2 Corinthians 4 … Continue reading Pressed, but not Crushed

My Spiritual Walk · Random Thoughts

FMF : FOCUS

It’s Friday! It’s been a while since I’ve participated in Five-Minute Fridays, maybe it’s time to get focused. The premise for Five Minute Friday is that you are given one word and you write for five minutes solid. No stopping…no correcting grammar. You can learn more here at Kate Motaung’s blog.   I’m hosting a personal IF:Gathering… Continue reading FMF : FOCUS

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Tears

“Heaven knows we need never be ashamed of our tears, for they are rain upon the blinding dust of earth, overlying our hard hearts. I was better after I had cried, than before–more sorry, more aware of my own ingratitude, more gentle.” ― Charles Dickens, Great Expectations