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Deep Disappointment Luke 11:1-44

Mary, Martha and Lazarus were good friends to Jesus. When he came to Bethany, He stayed with them. One day Lazarus grew very sick, so Mary and Martha sent a message to Jesus. “Lord, he whom you love is sick.” … Continue reading

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False Charges Against Cherish

I lived in Berlin for a year. Most days when I entered the grocery store, babies sat or slept in strollers parked in front of the store or inside next to the door. At first it shocked me to see … Continue reading

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Lauren’s Choice

On Sunday, July 5th, she and her teammates had the privilege of defeating our old foe. 70 years ago, Japan cruelly dishonored thousands of our brave WWII POWS. Our women’s soccer team gave America a final birthday gift— the World Cup! Continue reading

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Be a Strong Role Model

Changing my traffic habits wasn’t easy, but I chose to do it for their safety. Continue reading

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School Success II: The Mulch of Prayer

“Prayer can go places we can’t.” Unknown I enjoy planting bright flowers in large (fake) urns on my front porch. They add a splash of color around my plain front door. During the summer months, when the sun is hottest, … Continue reading

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Back to School Success

I told him to look right at the teacher’s eyes whenever she spoke to them. He needed to smile at her as he listened. This helps the teacher’s first impression to be positive. Continue reading

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The War of the Peaches

For the last few weeks, I’ve been telling you about my battle with the June bugs in my raspberry patch. Day after day, I faithfully went out and disposed of the pesky June bugs. I was so focused on rescuing … Continue reading

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Spending Time with a Child is like Water to a Plant

About the only plants that grow well in the dark are mushrooms. Normal plants need a daily supply of sunshine to thrive. Our children also need

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Being a Strong Role Model

“What parents excuse in moderation, children excuse in excess.”  Zig Ziglar One day as I drove along at the speed of traffic, I noticed that my Jr. High aged son was sitting beside me absorbing everything I did behind the … Continue reading

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