Tag Archives: trials

Grace…and grace


I’ve been kind of quiet today.  I’ve been doing a lot of reading blogs on here, and it’s been wonderful.  I’ve come across some really good things, from old friends and new ones on here.  If I’ve liked something on … Continue reading

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Facades


This is another repost from back on April 10th, only since I’ve already reposted it before, I don’t know how to do it again, because that option’s not available.  So I figured I’d just copy and paste the poem in … Continue reading

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Music in my soul


I actually pulled my keyboard out the other day and played awhile, and it felt nice.  It’s so rare when I do that anymore.  I was even writing again.  Well…technically not ‘writing’…lol…but just playing my heart.  There’s been nothing in … Continue reading

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Happy happy, joy joy


There’s a difference between happiness and joy…the joy that is mentioned in the “fruit of the spirit” in the Bible.  There are circumstances that we go through in life that just are not the kind that anyone would be happy … Continue reading

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Amen…when it ain’t easy to say amen


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Breathe in…breathe out…


There’s so much wrong in my world at the moment.  Or…seems to be.  I have learned through trials of the past that God is trustworthy with my life…and that even in the ugliest of circumstances, which this is not the … Continue reading

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Not myself


Rough night.  Church was good as always, but for the first time, I couldn’t stay focused.  My mind kept drifting, hard as I tried.  Some rough things going on in my life…definitely not in sunny state of mind.  I’m disconnected … Continue reading

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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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Keeping it real, and real isn’t always pretty


I’m going through some inner battles.  Big surprise, eh?  I’ve said it before, that the closer you try to get in your Christian walk, the more the attacks come.  There will be blessings, and answered prayers, and right behind them … Continue reading

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