Affirming Truth vs. Positive Thinking

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“What I am doing you do not understand now, but you will understand later.” John 13:7 I speak these words today not to convince myself all will work out fine or to look on some “bright” side. This is not me hugging myself while saying over and over again . . . — “Jesus loves […]

Hearts and Mouths

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My words spill and as much as I would like to stop the harsh flow as it cascades and covers the heart, mind, and emotions of my child, there is no stopping up the ears ability to receive Mama’s tone of anger, frustration, disappointment, and weariness . . . “The heart of the righteous ponders […]

Jesus Loves Me! Yeah, but …

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Jesus loves me. You may tell yourself that. “Jesus loves me, this I know” But does your “know” press deep down? Does your soul believe the “know”? Perception of our story, choices, and current life situation skew the truth because we naturally see through eyes of flesh, which are tainted not only by experience but […]

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Jesus on Trial

“He was the meekest and lowliest of all the sons of men, yet he spoke of coming on the clouds of heaven with the glory of God. He was so austere that evil spirits and demons cried out in terror at his coming, yet he was so genial and winsome and approachable that the children […]

Welcome to Fixing My Eyes

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Just like you, I have a story.  Parts of it I like.  I mean, really like!  Other parts—not so much.  And for years, there were parts of my story I wish I could rewrite.  But again, like you, all those parts of our different stories are what makes us who we are.  Change one thing—and […]