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me…leading a ladies’ bible study?

We started a ladies’ Bible study group this fall.  Can I say how beneficial it has been to me and how grateful I am for it?  Here I thought that I was going where He lead, just helping to meet a need, instead the Lord has blessed me immeasurably…isn’t that just like Him? I prayed for direction…… Continue reading me…leading a ladies’ bible study?

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marriage: it doesn’t have to be perfect to be beautiful (part two)

In the post marriage: it doesn’t have to be perfect to be beautiful (part one), we began to look at the history of marriage in this passage: And the LORD God said, “It is not good that man should be alone; I will make him a helper comparable to him.” Out of the ground the LORD…… Continue reading marriage: it doesn’t have to be perfect to be beautiful (part two)

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marriage: it doesn’t have to be perfect to be beautiful (part one)

I’ve been seeing lots of “love your spouse challenge” pics lately and it got me thinking about marriage.  My love and I will be celebrating thirty years in a few weeks, and I can honestly say that though our marriage is far from perfect, to me it is beautiful.  (you can read cuppa love, if you’d…… Continue reading marriage: it doesn’t have to be perfect to be beautiful (part one)

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see, i have told you beforehand

I am not an avid reader, watcher or listener of the news.  While I am usually aware of current events, I find it difficult to devote much time to reading what are more often than not depressing accounts. I am not confrontational by nature; I do not wish to start any arguments, but it’s quite impossible to…… Continue reading see, i have told you beforehand

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heart abandoned

We finished up our ladies’ Bible study on Beth Moore’s David: Seeking a Heart Like His. If you’ve never done a Beth Moore study, I would highly recommend it.  She has a wonderful, engaging way of digging into God’s Word.  Her video segments are energetic, heart-felt and relatable.  You could just watch the videos and you…… Continue reading heart abandoned

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pray like i mean it

Do I pray like I mean it?   With fervency, with expectation, with contrition, with gratitude and adoration for my awesome God? We’re  studying the book Colossians at our Tuesday night Bible study.  This week’s passage was Colossians 4:2-6.  Verses 2 and 3 say, “Continue earnestly in prayer, being vigilant in it with thanksgiving; meanwhile praying also for us,…… Continue reading pray like i mean it