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In what has become a tradition, Leah and I spent the day preparing for our family’s Thanksgiving celebration. As usual, we first prepared out hearts by reading our weekly passage, Luke 1:1-25. There is SO much to hear within the words contained in those verses. Click here to read the rest at my Bare Faith blog.

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I remember when I thought Jungle Gardenia perfume was the most wonderful scent ever made…it was springtime and summer in a bottle splashed out onto my wintered white skin declaring that everyday, no matter what the sky told me, was a fair day. I loved gardenias so much that I carried them in my hands in a big […]

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It has been such a treat to spend time getting ready for Thanksgiving with Leah today. That sweet girl took the day off just to spend time helping me. We have had a delightful day together preparing not only our home and food for tomorrow’s feast but also our hearts, as we read Psalm 25 […]

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The gardenias out back by the shed are blooming and, when I’ve remembered to get outside without hurry on my way from one place to another, I have enjoyed their beauty and, especially, their fragrance. Sometimes I sever the flower from it’s mother branch, –from all it’s known all its life– and take it inside […]

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Two days ago I had the privilege of attending a Memorial Day service honoring United States Navy Lieutenant Matthew Ira Lowe You can read his story here. The news clip is here. Below are a few of the images I snapped capturing my take on the day: This is Matt’s mom, Pam. She was asked to release […]

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This afternoon I spent a wonderful time of fellowship with four of my sisters in Christ.  These ladies are all so real….love them all. We were treated to beautiful music by Melissa’s very gifted daughter and son.

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Today John and I were honored to be a part of sharing in celebration with friends who…after long faith tested years…have adopted the little bundle of joy who came into their lives 5 years ago…Nevaeh.  If you look really closely, you may realize that her name is Heaven spelled backwards!  She is full of personality, […]

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