Just Air

“There is no fear where love exists. Rather, perfect love banishes fear,…” 1 John 4:18(ISV) Can you believe my baby girl just turned one?! In the midst of quarantine and shutdowns we haven’t had a full blown party yet, but we took some rather adorable pictures in her in a little swan swimsuit in her…

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Sweet Talk

“Let no corrupting talk come out of your mouths, but only such as is good for building up, as fits the occasion, that it may give grace to those who hear.” Ephesians 4:29 (ESV) Why do we even have the urge to say negative things about one another? Does it makes us feel better about ourselves?…

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Whose side are you on?

“Don’t hit back; discover beauty in everyone. If you’ve got it in you, get along with everybody. Don’t insist on getting even; that’s not for you to do. ‘I’ll do the judging,’ says God. ‘I’ll take care of it.’” Romans 12:19(MSG) “But God, they’re wrong.” I whined in response to God so distinctly telling me…

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I’m Awake

“He will not let your foot slip— he who watches over you will not slumber;  indeed, he who watches over Israel will neither slumber nor sleep.” Psalm 121:3-4 (NIV) I find comfort in knowing that the One who holds me together doesn’t need a nap. I mean, I’ve got to be exhausting. I’m often impatient, loud, anxious,…

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Porch Swing Prayer

“For you bless the righteous, O Lord; you cover him with favor as with a shield.” Psalm 5:12 The wind is blowing. I’m watching the American flag in the neighbor’s yard dance proudly in the breeze. Actually, I don’t think breeze is the word I’m looking for. Breeze implies that it’s cooling in the heat of…

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