Replacing My Pride with God’s Gentleness

29
Jul
2014
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I have to admit, I will start this post by admitting, I like to be right.  I do not like to be wrong, and if I am wronged, I certainly like to make sure that no one can mistake that I was wronged.  I deal with pride all the time.  It is ugly, I am not proud that I have to admit it, but at least I am aware and will admit. It is when we deny that things can turn really ugly. "It's more important for you to be in right … {Read More...}

9 Traits of a Life-Giving Mom – Week Nine

28
Jul
2014
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We begin week NINE of our journey reading Sue Detweiler's book, 9 Traits of a Life Giving Mom: Replacing My Worst with God's Best.  I have loved reading through this book and examining the areas of my life that I can really use some BIG Holy Spirit intervention.  This week is no exception.  I admit, pride is something I deal with all the time.  I have shared about my pride issue here, here and yes ....here. … {Read More...}

Emeals Family Favorite Recipe

25
Jul
2014
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We are on vacation this week but I wanted to share with you one of my family's FAVORITE eMeals recipes.   This recipe dates back to October of 2009 -YES - I have been an eMeals lover that long!!It's REAL name is:  Ham and Broccoli Pastry - but we have lovingly re-named it the Ham and Broccoli Bake.Even though I am now more of a Gluten Free and Paleo lover, this recipe finds it's way into our meal planning for special occasions. … {Read More...}

5 Fun Family Vacation Games

24
Jul
2014
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Our family is enjoying a week away from home on vacation.  Sun, good snacks, swimming, some golf (our new family sport, which I am learning!) and family games.  We picked up a few new ones for our trip this year and I wanted to share with you, as I know everyone loves new games to create fun family time. Richard Scarry Busy Town When I was looking for some new games, especially for my 4 year old, this one caught my attention. … {Read More...}

Replacing My Fear with God’s Faithfulness

22
Jul
2014
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Do you ever have dreams that cause fear, feelings of being unprepared and doubt?  I think reading this chapter has helped me really consider what my dreams may be really helping me uncover. I can often ignore or disregard them, but I think they are sometimes a way that God gets our attention.This week Sue is sharing about fear and how it can effect our daily walk. "It was fear of the unknown; fear of failure, rejection, financial lack, … {Read More...}

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