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Testimonies of a Christian and lessons learned on the journey. Psalm 119:2

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Turning 32

With exactly a month to go to my 33rd birthday I thought I would post an article I wrote for my church in 2014.  Yes I know that’s quite the head start! Can you tell I’m excited about 33?  LOL! Dear reader, I love to celebrate birthdays and I can’t wait to see what God has in store for this one.

TURNING 32

  • How I see me: long-winded, sleep-challenged, friend, and unorganized
  • How the Zodiac sees me: passionate, obsessive, unyielding and resourceful
  • How God sees me: creative, wonderful (Psalm 139:14), radiant (Philippians 2:15), and chosen (John 15:16)

A few years ago I hit the big 3-0. I was flooded with questions about how I felt. Was I scared to turn 30? Did I feel like life was slipping through my hands? Was I nervous to turn 30 and still be single? Many women shared with me how they would be 29 forever or that it was all down hill from here. Read more…

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Paying the Cost of Staying in the Past 

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Today a dear friend was celebrating her birthday. I was looking forward to spending time with her and celebrating her victories. Since it was a special occasion I decided to go all out.  Now in my world, that means eye shadow and lip gloss. Lol! I had laid out my clothes the night before because I am time challenged and I really wanted to be on time for the festivities. Today I took my shower, got my shirt on, did my “make up” and agonized over which flip-flops said “birthday fun”. By this point I knew I was cutting it close with my time. But I breathed a sigh of relief as I looked at the time. Whew! I got the hard stuff over, now just to put on my shorts and I was good to go.

Well dear reader, you may be anticipating this, but this is where the plan fell apart. Read more…

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Free Gas For Your Think Tank (A blog to jog your mind and unclog your heart . . .)

I want God to ignite my words with a match made in Heaven so that they burn in the heart of everyone who reads them or hears them, making them a furnace that spreads God’s warmth and light around the world.

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poems for the journey

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Testimonies of a Christian and lessons learned on the journey. Psalm 119:2

Striving: Phenomenally Virtuous

Testimonies of a Christian and lessons learned on the journey. Psalm 119:2

And I am an afrotasticlady!

Love God, embrace love, and be afrotastic

Dephne's BLoG

No One afTer hE has LiGhted a Lamp cOvers it wiTh a VesseL Or puts iT under a [diningTable] couch; but he puts iT oN a LamPstand, tHat thOse wHo come in maY see tHe light....

Sunflower Sojourn

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Pete Mosher Service Day

A website for information about the annual service day in memory of Peter D. Mosher. JOIN US: Saturday, December 2, 2017

His Love is Better Than Wine

Songs of Solomon 1:2

Life Blessons: thoughts on life, love and God

Testimonies of a Christian and lessons learned on the journey. Psalm 119:2

SayableSayable | Here is the time for the Sayable. Here is its home.

Testimonies of a Christian and lessons learned on the journey. Psalm 119:2

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Be Encouraged, Be Inspired and Be Motivated to Be the Best You!

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a reflection on music

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fighting against the violence of hurtful words