Blessed is the nation

Woe is me...the cleansing of Christmas and Christianity is a sign of the times. The powers that be have determined anything referencing Christianity is a thorn in their flesh. My teeth are set on edge when I read that children cannot sing Christmas carols or mention Santa...it seems in America the blind are leading the blind. I find this debate to …

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A Slice of Heaven

Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating; there is really no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather. John Ruskin Hmmm...I think those who are being battered AGAIN by the snow and ice would disagree with John Ruskin!! Much of the United States is currently …

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Incidental Findings

  When I am afraid, I will trust in you (Psalm 56:3 NIV) Incidental Findings... Medically speaking an incidental finding is defined as a previously undiagnosed medical condition that is discovered unintentionally or by coincidence and is unrelated to the current medical issue. Well..."incidentally" I recently went to the doc for one thing and unintentionally he found …

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TIME

Time What Time is it? It's  time to go. It's time to eat. It's about TIME!! Times running out. It's just bad timing. Great choice of time! Times up. Time  out!! Tumultuous Times! Political times. Time of war. Romantic times. Times of great faith. Seasons of time. A time for sorrow. A time for healing. …

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TIME

Time What Time is it? It's  time to go. It's time to eat. It's about TIME!! Times running out. It's just bad timing. Great choice of time! Times up. Time  out!! Tumultuous Times! Political times. Time of war. Romantic times. Times of great faith. Seasons of time. A time for sorrow. A time for healing. …

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Investing in others ~ by susan werthem

When I was a little girl, my mom had a "Christmas Account" with the bank. She would deposit a small amount of money each week into this account. Little by little it grew. Not to anything huge, but it grew. This was the money she used for Christmas each year. She made a small weekly …

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The Heart of Recovery~Part 1

This is part of a series called The Heart of Recovery. Do you have a loved one that is trapped in a life of alcohol, drugs, pornography, gambling, etc.??? Are you in search of the formula that will "fix" your loved one? Many people attend various retreats, conferences, etc. in hopes of finding the solution …

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Nine Eleven

In honor of 911~Re-Posted from my June 24, 2012 entry “We are going to the 911 Memorial to pay our respect to the city, the victims and their families before we visit the rest of city,” I told our 11 year old granddaughter, Kaily, earlier this month. Our hotel was near Time Square. We walked …

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On my heart

This past week someone I barely know shared briefly with me their financial struggles. I cannot get this conversation out of my head. What can I do to help this family? I've figured this out. What resources are there in our community for this family? I am trying to figure this out. There are some …

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I imagine God chuckling ~ susan werthem

Recently my husband and I visited the Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden in Arcadia, California. Located near the San Gabriel Mountains, this historical site is 127 acres of God's beauty...and His sense of humor. We saw peacocks, ducks, geese, waterfalls, hummingbirds, roses, dozens of varieties of bamboo, wild flowers, beautiful trees and some …

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