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Wisdom Wednesday

A fresh perspective on one’s to-do list…

Happy Valentine's Day!

Happy Valentine’s Day, my friend. Know you are loved! Photo Courtesy: FreeDigitalPhotos.net

God Loves YOU!

The countdown is on. Within a few days, our British Airways jet will be wingin’ its way over the North Pole and landing in London enroute to Budapest. From there, we’ll travel by van into Romania. Only God knows what’s in store this summer as we once again have the privilege of loving and learning… [ read more ]

3 Truths to Help Us Overcome Fear

On Wednesday’s blog, I wrote about the simple but life-changing truth found in Psalm 118:5,6: “In my distress I prayed to the Lord, and the Lord answered and set me free. The Lord is for me, so I will have no fear. What can mere people do to me? Yes, the Lord is for me,… [ read more ]

Love

Welcome to the 12 Pearls of Christmas! Enjoy these Christmas “Pearls of Wisdom”! Please follow along through Christmas day as each post shares heartfelt stories of how God has touched a life during this most wonderful time of the year. AND BEST OF ALL … there’s also a giveaway!!!! Fill out the quick form at… [ read more ]

Love Deeply

Mother Teresa said, “It is easy to love those who are far away. It isn’t always easy to love those who are right next to us. It is easier to offer a dish of rice to satisfy the hunger of a poor person than to fill up the loneliness and suffering of someone lacking love… [ read more ]

All You Need is Love

Remember the one-time popular song lyrics? “All you need is love…all you need is love…” I agree, although not with the type of love the singers were singin’ about. All we need is God’s love, and He lavishes it upon us. How so? Here are a few examples: He greets us with the rising sun… [ read more ]

Marks of Ownership

Once upon a long time ago, I attended a conference at which the speaker said something like, “When people look at you, can they see that you belong to Jesus?” He gave an analogy about how children often bear a resemblance to their parents – their eyes are the same color or their ears are… [ read more ]

Journal Entry for July 8

This morning began with breakfast in our hotel. The menus were written only in Romanian – we managed to figure out a few words such as omelette and coffee. Thankfully Tony and Claudia came to our rescue and placed our complete order for us. We had a hearty laugh over our meal when we discovered… [ read more ]

A Cover-up

I read today in Genesis 3, where Adam and Eve sinned against God. Verse 7 stood out to me: “…they strung fig leaves together around their hips to cover themselves” after they’d eaten from the forbidden fruit. Fig leaves around the hips, eh? I can almost see the couple cowering in an orchard, trying desperately… [ read more ]