Category Archives: Quotes and Excerpts

Grace to That

“…Grace to that. Can you say that to yourself? Step back and take a good look at yourself in the mirror, ignoring the pimples or wrinkles or hair that won’t behave and say grace to that. Ignore the job you … Continue reading

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“Worry is Practicing the Absence of God’s Presence”

    Last week  my precious Hannah Banana turned 18…my youngest chickadee is now an adult.  WOWZA!  How’s that happen so fast?! 🙂 I would have loved to have given her and each of my children the gift shared  in … Continue reading

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“Finding I Am”

“The Swiss have an interesting army. Five hundred years without a war. Pretty impressive. Also, pretty lucky for them. Ever see that little Swiss Army knife they have to fight with? Not much of a weapon there. Corkscrews. Bottle openers. … Continue reading

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God’s Boot Camp

“The will of God has taken me where the grace of God can keep me, where the arms of God can support me, where the riches of God can supply my needs, where the power of God can give me … Continue reading

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Where True Joy is Rooted

        “True joy is rooted in a radical recognition that God is working His unstoppable, wise, and gracious plan, and that He will not relent until His will has finally been done!”–Tripp

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Intentionally Building Our Best Word-Robe

      There are some excellent thoughts in this article: how to be intentional about building our best word-robe   “If today were your last, would you do what you’re doing? Or would you love more, give more, forgive … Continue reading

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“God, Make it Count”

    Thanks for the laugh, Alan!  🙂   One little word that radically changed my prayers   This quote  is my take-away gem today from the link to the article above (Thanks E.M.!) :     “Instead of praying … Continue reading

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“Run Towards The Roar”

I came across the words to a beautiful song that Pam and Terry sent me years ago..  It was written by Janice Rogers Edmiston, to be sung to the music of “A Few of My Favorite Things” from the Sound of … Continue reading

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“When Christmas Isn’t So Merry” Link

  Laughter is part of my personal battle plan in my cancer fight and something about this video totally cracks me up!  🙂  Please know that no offense whatsoever is intended towards anyone who is German. Below is a poignant … Continue reading

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“Dear Every Cancer Patient I Ever Took Care Of”

  The below is copied and pasted from https://herecomesthesun927.com/2016/11/14/dear-every-cancer-patient-i-ever-took-care-of-im-sorry-i-didnt-get-it/ (Thanks for passing this along to me, E.M.!)   Dear every cancer patient I ever took care of, I’m sorry. I didn’t get it. Posted on November 14, 2016 “Dear every cancer patient I … Continue reading

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