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Taking the “Labor” Out of Labor Day

Yes, I’m still alive. To prove it, I thought I’d drop by Ye Olde Blog, sweep away the cobwebs and update you on this crazy life of mine. I’ll try to keep it short, though, because my goal is to … Continue reading

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An Epic Weekend

I don’t know about you, but I was desperately looking forward to the weekend last week. It was one of those weekends that had been on the calendar for months…an “epic weekend” as the young folks say. Here are a … Continue reading

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Temporary Tent Dwellers

Photo Credit   “We come from God and we go to God, and in between, we live in tents.” ~Joachim Jeremias   Life is short: how are you spending your tent dwelling days?

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Chances are, you did the whole parade-watching, watermelon-eating, fireworking 4th of July routine this week. Unless, of course, you live in Texas or Oklahoma where it’s so dry things might start self-combusting soon. In that case, just replace fireworks with homemade … Continue reading

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Samson vs. David: Who Do You Want to Be?

If Sampson were to go head-to-head with David, who do you think would come out as winner?   Duh! Sampson was this big ol’ burley male with super-strength and incredible hair to boot. Sure, David had guts, but he was still kind of … Continue reading

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“Please hold…” (Waiting on God)

Photo Credit: Thunderchild7 Is there anything more annoying than being on hold? Maybe listening to someone chew with their mouth open, but other than that, nothing comes to mind. For a person who feels the need to be constantly on-the-go … Continue reading

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Praying Scripture for Your Children

Earlier this week, Kelli wrote about how she gets up early and prays scripture for her children. Consider me inspired…well, all except the “getting up early” part. 😉 Later that evening as I was reading my daily Bible reading, I … Continue reading

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Should I Be Sad That Osama Bin Laden is Dead?

Last night, sometime between cleaning up after my sick daughter (Fun!) and going to bed, I meandered over to Twitter where I heard the latest breaking news: Osama Bin Laden was dead by the hands of American military forces. I immediately flipped … Continue reading

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Sunday Smorgasbord

My interweb pal, Amy (a.k.a. Queen of the D Family) shares some good tips on her post: Saving Time, Money and Sanity. She’s pretty funny, too. You might want to hang around for some good laughs and great insight on everything from … Continue reading

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BIG GOD {little me}

There are three things that make me feel closer to God every time I see them: Photo Credit: Christian Revival Network Mountains,   Photo Credit: ((brian)) The Ocean,   Photo Credit: livepine and Star-filled Skies.   All of these things … Continue reading

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