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Guidelines for the New Year

It has been a pleasant, soul-feeding day; not to mention the body feeding as well.  Oven fried pork chops, black-eyed peas, cabbage, turnip greens, cornbread and for some sweet tea; for yours truly unsweetened and I have actually grown to prefer it — most of the time.  And with a quick ‘have a little talk

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Early Rising

Well, y’all getting somewhere on time is easy! 🙂 when your hubby sets the alarm and inadvertently also resets the clock! But you know what is a pleasant surprise? I’m up WAY earlier than my norm, I feel just as good, perhaps even better! hum??? One more day folks to accomplish all the 2013 stuff!

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Happy Day!

Well, the years have clicked away and I have arrived at that milepost in time! I’m officially a senior citizen! But I don’t feel like one! I am reminded of Joshua. I like what he said and while I can’t truthfully say it, I’d like to keep working on it. 🙂 11 but I am

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Let and Let Not

I picked up John 14 to read this morning, preliminary preparation for Sunday, and I am stopped at the first five words. “Don’t let yourselves be disturbed. via John 14 KJV;CJB – Let not your heart be troubled: ye – Bible Gateway. As you may know this is Yeshua speaking to His Disciples and obviously

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Do the Math

36 For what shall it profit a man, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul? via Mark 8:35-37 KJV;CJB – For whosoever will save his life shall – Bible Gateway. What shall it profit a man, a woman, a family if they gain everything they desire in this life and

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Good Will

Sunday evening at First Baptist Satsuma, Austin sang I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day and I got to thinking. Peace on earth, Good will to men. Luke 2:   King James Version (KJV) 13 And suddenly there was with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host praising God, and saying, 14 Glory to God

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Just a Little Trivia That’s Not so Trivial

11 Upon entering the house, they saw the child with his mother Miryam; and they prostrated themselves and worshipped him. Then they opened their bags and presented him gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh. via Matthew 2 KJV;CJB – Now when Jesus was born in Bethlehem of – Bible Gateway. This as you know is

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Sweet Assurance

Isaiah 56 is particularly sweet to me this morning. I was once a foreigner but in His amazing grace ADONAI has invited me in and made covenant with me; even as He has with perhaps YOU. Enjoy, be strengthened today, I pray.  6 “And the foreigners who join themselves to Adonai to serve him, to

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Humor Me with a Honey Cake

Perhaps you will humor me today; or perhaps by post’s end you will have adopted an appreciation for an uncommon to us Observance. Yom Kippur, also referred to as The Day of Atonement, begins at 6:00 pm tonight.  I can think of nothing we need more than to be reminded of our need for Atonement. 

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Ways and Means

13 I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me. via Phil 4 KJV;CJB – Therefore, my brethren dearly beloved – Bible Gateway.   It’s a Momma’s  job to keep the home relaxed. That statement my Friends was my first thought this morning even before the opening of my eyes. I am leaning toward

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