Monthly Archives: December 2012

Domestic Violence-A Mountain to Climb

“The Spirit of the Lord God is upon Me, “Because the Lord has anointed Me To preach good tidings to the poor; He has sent Me to heal the brokenhearted, To proclaim liberty to the captives, And the opening of … Continue reading

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Where there is HOPE, I Can if I Will

“I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.” Philippians 4:13 There is always a choice.  He gives me a choice.  This verse doesn’t say “I will” or “I did” or “I’m going to”… the verse says I can and so … Continue reading

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Climbing the Mountains-“Giveaway”-2012

Welcome to everyone today!  This week I am teaming with a good friend of mine who I want to introduce to you.  Her name is Anna Bowman and she runs a blog by the name of  “Who Is Beautiful?“. “Who … Continue reading

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Why am I Stressed at Christmas?

Big preparations are taking place right now because it is the time of year for celebrations.  Parties are in progress everywhere.  The Big Office Christmas Bash, small intimate gatherings among close friends.  Almost every social or business related group that … Continue reading

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To Hope or Not to Hope

“An expedition of the Grand Canyon traveled along the Colorado River.  Halfway through the canyon, the explorers encountered dangerous rapids.  Some of the explorers were killed as the thrashing waters hurled them about.  The others managed to get ashore where … Continue reading

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Resting in Hope, Celebrating a Very Special Day

Tomorrow is my 15th wedding anniversary.  Papa Joe and I married on December 7, 1997.  To some, I doubt that fifteen years seems like a lot of time.  To me, saying 15 years doesn’t sound like a lot, but when … Continue reading

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Come Rest With Me in Hope

In my mind, a valley is not a hard place.  A valley is a good place. A place of respite, reflection, rest. I have decided to dedicate this month to HOPE.  HOPE is a valley that we can return to … Continue reading

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