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Encourage one another and build each other up…

- 1 Thessalonians 5:11
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He Meets Needs

March 24, 2017

              Are there ever times in your life where your needs aren’t being met, and you need some extra help? Maybe it’s an extra dose of patience when your kids are bickering in the back seat. Perhaps it’s added strength when your life feels too hard to face. Or… Read more »

Use Those Gifts!

January 2, 2017

Well, Christmas has come and gone, and all of the gifts have been opened, some have been returned, some re-gifted… but the good gifts are loved and are being used. So while we’re on the subject of gifts, let me encourage you to “Go and use your gifts!” However, I’m not talking about Christmas gifts… Read more »

No Roomba In The Inn

December 25, 2016

Christmas. The time of year when we think we have to buy a present for every person we know, bake all the cookie recipes known to mankind, completely redecorate the house (including risking life and limb on our roof just for the neighbors’ amusement!), and mail a card to everyone we’ve ever met. How do… Read more »

Thankfulness

November 20, 2016

It seems every year, the Christmas “season” starts earlier and earlier! Stores stock up their aisles of decorations, Snuggies commercials are everywhere, and the Hallmark Channel has those cheesy holiday movies back to back to back! I even saw a neighbor hanging Christmas lights the other day! However, I want to make sure we don’t… Read more »

Date To Mate

November 1, 2016

First Comes Love, Then Comes Marriage… We live in a world where it’s difficult for a husband and wife to catch their breath. The work inbox, maintaining the home budget, the meetings, the kids’ sports and activities, the office politics, a few minutes on the elliptical… it’s so easy to come to the end of… Read more »

Seasons

August 15, 2016

As summer hits full-August-throttle, I’m reminded how thankful I am for seasons. As soon as it hits triple digits here in TX, the recent memories of spring with its new beginnings quickly fade, and the reality of the sweat, sunburns, and brown lawns set in! Don’t get me wrong, I love the smell of a… Read more »

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