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WHAT WE DO MATTERS AS KEEPERS OF OUR HOME

A little laugh for ya’ll….This morning my son shows up in my bedroom as I was working with his live trap and a squirrel that had been captured. He was so excited to have caught another squirrel, that he just had to show me. Let me tell ya, that nothing gets more attention more than… Continue reading WHAT WE DO MATTERS AS KEEPERS OF OUR HOME

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Refresh Your Soul

Are you distracted? Overwhelmed?  Too busy to read the Bible? Stressed? Anxious? Ready to have your soul refreshed? As I write this blog post I am sitting outside on my front in the early morning hours.  My husband is at work and my children are all sleeping. Often this is the only time I get… Continue reading Refresh Your Soul

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Why We Are Not Forcing Our Children To Attend College

Not college material My husband’s high school counselor told him that he that he was not college material and should not even attempt to go to college. He attended anyway. College was presented as the only logical choice by my high school counselor.  Even though I was an honor student and had shown great aptitude… Continue reading Why We Are Not Forcing Our Children To Attend College

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Learning to Love Our Husbands

HERE COMES THE BRIDE If you are about to get married, newly married, or been married a while there are ways you can learn how to truly love your husband. We are called to love our husbands. We are called to respect, honor, and obey our husbands. If I could go back to the first… Continue reading Learning to Love Our Husbands

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Celebrating Freedom

The Fourth of July Backyard bbq’s, fireworks, and parades are just a few ways that we celebrate Independence Day in the United States of America. Celebrations are everywhere on the Fourth of July.  Some celebrate by attending or playing in baseball games, taking vacations, or attending concerts of many venues in towns across America. It… Continue reading Celebrating Freedom

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HOW TO RAISE GODLY GIRLS TO BE PURE IN HEART

PURE IN HEART To be pure is to be clean, wholesome, and abstain from evil or wrongdoing.  In church culture or society, purity typically used in reference to a person’s sexual behavior. It is very common in church culture to have teens take a purity oath, swear to be abstinent, and wear a ring as… Continue reading HOW TO RAISE GODLY GIRLS TO BE PURE IN HEART

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HOW TO SHARE THE GOSPEL

THE HEART OF A LITTLE GIRL Yesterday, we were at the doctor for a pre-op appointment for my seven-year-old daughter. She is going to be having her tonsils and adenoids removed, and tubes put in both ears. She has been ill almost non-stop since last November with colds, fevers, RSV, strep throat, and other infections.… Continue reading HOW TO SHARE THE GOSPEL

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Effective Tips and Tricks for Spring Cleaning

Spring has sprung!  Spring is here, spring is finally here! Even though we have snow still, bare patches of the ground are starting to peek out from under the mountain of snow that we call our yard. This is the time of year that many of us start to envision a clean home with the… Continue reading Effective Tips and Tricks for Spring Cleaning

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Eating Birthday Cake Alone: Celebrating the Birth of My Son

Today is your birthday. You would have been five years old. This year on your birthday there will be one empty seat. We will miss you sitting at the table with us as we celebrate your birthday. For you this would have been a milestone year, as turning five years old would be for so… Continue reading Eating Birthday Cake Alone: Celebrating the Birth of My Son

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How Far is Too Far: The Government vs Alfie Evans

Alfie Evan’s and His Story Have you been keeping up on the situation over in England regarding the baby that is not allowed to leave the hospital?  If you are on social media such as Twitter or Facebook, it would be very difficult to miss this story happening right now in the UK.  It is all… Continue reading How Far is Too Far: The Government vs Alfie Evans