Tag Archives: God

Do you know Christ?


You may respond, “I was born and raised as a Christian.”  You may say, “I’ve been to church every Sunday, serve as a deacon and on committees, go to Sunday school and Bible study every week, and I know every … Continue reading

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After 3 A.M. and I’m still up


This is not a good idea.  I’m supposed to get up at 5, and as I look at the time on the computer, it’s 3:11 already.  But some days are like that.  Or some nights.  I have been reading some … Continue reading

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A Comedy Tonight


This was a poem I wrote last year, July 26 to be precise.  I haven’t written much new material for awhile…have been busy with other things and kind of have set all that writing on the shelf for a good … Continue reading

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If I’m living in a dream world, please don’t wake me


If I’m living in a dream world, please don’t wake me.

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Random Thoughts for a Saturday


I haven’t been here in almost a month.  My, how time flies.  I’ve been going through a bit of a ‘slump’, personally, and just mostly trying to get through that.  Thanks to those of you who have stuck with me.  … Continue reading

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Understanding, Acceptance and Trust


I have this deep seeded need to understand things.  I’m always saying those words, “I don’t understand.”  And they’re usually followed by the words, “but I trust God.”  That third word in the title of this…the one in the middle, … Continue reading

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Some Clarification


One of the bad things about just blurting out whatever pops into your head when you’re in the midst of a rant, as I did in the one a couple of articles below, is that things don’t always come out … Continue reading

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Hopes, Dreams, Goals, and Faith


As some of you know, I began classes back in March to become a licensed massage therapist, but because of illness, I had to withdraw.  Fortunately, all of my financial aid was returned, because it happened so early after I … Continue reading

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That’s Life


I love this picture of Grace and me, taken almost 5 years ago at her birthday party.  It’s kind of symbolic I think to life…the ‘pin the tail on the donkey thing’…floundering around and not quite always knowing what’s before … Continue reading

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Facades vs. Optimism


I was thinking about the ideas of facades, as in that poem I just reposted…people going through life holding things in and pretending all is well, but underneath, their hidden pain is great.  But there is a difference I think … Continue reading

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