Tag Archives: Encouragement

They are a Gift To You

I’ve been thinking and writing about gifts lately. About how sometimes good gifts come wrapped in “bad” packages. Or how sometimes we are disappointed with what we’re given and we want a different gift instead. Along those lines, I was … Continue reading

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Peter-a Starbucks Story

It felt like we skipped spring this year, the late snows continuing to come… to dump on us, truth be told. So, you can imagine how refreshing it was when the warm sun finally did come, and when it came … Continue reading

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Moms’ Night Out – Movie Discussion

I wrote here about some reasons why we might want to give Christian films a break.  I am excited to say that you won’t need to extend a lot of grace to Moms’ Night Out, because it does a pretty … Continue reading

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Rats in the Cockpit

I heard Graham Cooke once talking about a military pilot who was testing a new plane.  It wasn’t finished out inside, so the paneling wasn’t in place and wires were exposed.  As he was flying, he looked down and saw … Continue reading

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A Different Kind of Christmas Post

I will punish the men who are complacent, those who say in their hearts, ‘The Lord will not do good, nor will he do ill.’ Zephaniah 1:12 I was feeling a little numb the other day—just spiritually cold, emotionally detached, … Continue reading

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Z Blog – Smiley Faces

I keep getting text messages. Little beeps come throughout the day letting me know there’s a message waiting for me. I check my phone… a smiley face. That’s it. A simple little smile greeting me. But it’s not just a … Continue reading

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