My Breast Cancer PSA

BRCA negative and no family history - Breast cancer does not discriminate between man or woman. This is my PSA. Please do self exams regularly. It’s how I found mine. Please visit your doctor regularly and do the recommended diagnostics. Treatment and recovery from a Stage 0 or 1 is far easier than if it …

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I Believe…

Grace upon grace is what our Father God so generously pours over each one of us. Grace, the undeserved favor of God. We fall short miserably on a daily basis and yet the grace of God is unending, unwavering, unconditional. You know something? It might be hard to believe, but it was only within the …

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Sweet Carolina Memories

White wicker creaks on the old back porch Saccades sing in the hot Summers scorch Laundry dries quickly on the line Smell of fried chicken was mighty fine Southern drawls and iced sweet tea Aunts, Grand-momma and our family Afternoon showers, yes ma'am and please Precious n' sweet Carolina memories Magnolia trees fragrantly bloom Four …

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Cringe ~ A Line in the Sand

What makes you cringe?  Back in the day it was probably nails on a chalkboard.  Today, is it a screaming child at the movies, a "to do" list as long as your arm, the over three thousand unread emails in your inbox? Lately for me, what makes me cringe are the home improvements I have …

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Illusion in Quantity

When I lived in Evergreen, Colorado I was introduced to an amazing American artist, Bev Doolittle. Her unique gifting is paintings that tell a bigger story than what you immediately see. I have so many favorites of hers, but I'll share just a few... Pintos At first glance it looks like the snow covered red …

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Commit to The One

Waiting patiently isn't always easy, at least that's true for me, but the result of His provision is absolutely worth it. The word "commit" is a powerful word. It is also a powerful challenge. Are you "All In"? What are you waiting patiently for? What will you commit to do while you wait? My heart …

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It’s Not About Me

"A cool cup of water..." our Stephen Ministry leader taught us. That is what we are called to be is a cool cup of water to the lost, to the broken, and to the hurting. Jesus said, “Everyone who drinks from this water will get thirsty again. But whoever drinks from the water that I …

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