Monthly Archives: April 2012

To my fellow brothers and sisters in Christ


Just have had this on my heart tonight to say.  There are some Christians who, I think really believe that being a Christian means having to present a ‘pretty picture’ for people to see as they walk through this life.  … Continue reading

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2 Cor. 5 – Out with the old, in with the new


2 Corinthians 5 New International Version (NIV) Awaiting the New Body 5 For we know that if the earthly tent we live in is destroyed, we have a building from God, an eternal house in heaven, not built by human hands. … Continue reading

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Memories of You


The mem’ries are like Colors painted in my mind Fading over time

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Taking out the rock for a minute


The reasons I decided to tell you more about those memories are this.  For one thing, all those things that happen to us give people a little better glimpse into why we are who we are.  I am not that … Continue reading

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Originally posted on Learning to Be:
Reading a recent post from a blogger I’ve just started following reminded me of this video that I’ve seen at church and that another Cristal had posted recently. And again, I am reminded me that…

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Regarding painful memories


Years ago when I was in the hospital for a severe bout of depression, during that time I was dealing with a lot of memories that had suddenly come up and that were tormenting me.  Before I went into the … Continue reading

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From fellow blogger oyiabrown this morning. Thank you oyia! It’s good for a laugh, and a ‘shake your head and sigh.’

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Blessings


BLESSINGS by Anne Sikes Beautiful day that it was today Laughter and smiles along the way Early to rise, and coffee to drink Solomon’s Porch, great church, I think! Sharing my joy with family and friends In conversations, that have … Continue reading

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Sunday night song


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Why I avoid talking about politics on here


I have some strong opinions about politics, like most everyone these days.  And being someone who also loves people and wants to get along, the two often don’t mix.  My reason for doing this blog…for starting it to begin with … Continue reading

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