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Gratitude

Your smile lingers in my mind. I can still recall the sparkle in your eye and the sound of your laughter. Memories comfort me when missing you threatens to overtake my heart. I remember how we laughed and loved and gave each other strength in the hard times… how much we cherished not being alone …

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emptiness

I searched for you in the night and my hand only met the air. I listened for the sound of your breathing but heard my own instead. I made your favorite meal – somehow it’s just not the same. When we were first in love I remember telling you I’d like to open you us …

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simply be

silent tears wash over my heart, unseen by those who think i’m taking this well. so strong, they say; so full of faith, resolve and determination. what they do not know about are the hours i spend staring into the darkness not knowing what to do next, whether to stay or go, wander or settle …

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A candle on a hill?

I read an article today that said several Christian colleges are lifting the ban on alcohol and tobacco among their staff. It seems that going along with the crowd is becoming more important than standing on the Word. This is rather concerning for me, and for several reasons. First off, let me say that I’m …

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No longer set apart 2

Praise is equivalent to being in the outer courts of the temple, and worship is like approaching and then entering the Holy of Holies. The goal should be bringing the body together in unity, rejoicing or praising, and then moving into a time of intimacy with the Father, in preparation for hearing from Him both …

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No longer set apart 1

“13 For you were called to freedom, brethren; only do not turn your freedom into an opportunity for the flesh, but through love serve one another. 14 For the whole Law is fulfilled in one word, in the statement, “You shall love your neighbor as yourself.” 15 But if you bite and devour one another, take care that …

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Sometimes I’m not so quick at catching on

So I was supposed to have the other half of my teeth pulled this past Friday but we were snowed in. It’s been rescheduled for May 9th and I’m on the cancellation list. After the teeth come out and the gums heal, I can get fitted for my dentures. I can’t wait till this is …

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