Author Archives: For Glory Sake!

Diagnosis

“I will give you the treasures of darkness and the hoards in secret places, that you may know that it is I, the Lord, the God of Israel, who call you by your name.” ‭‭Isaiah‬ ‭45:3‬ ‭ESV‬‬ After 15 months, countless … Continue reading

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Growth in 2017

I can’t say this year started off smoothly, but none the less it’s been good …because of growth- painful growth. Several transitions regarding our grown kids, brought us upheaval. This is necessary… this is right, but not easy. And I … Continue reading

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Warning Signs

Several times I have parked in the same “visitor spaces” at my son’s apartment complex. They appeared to be safe even for downtown Atlanta. Until… my car window was smashed, damaging my door and briefcase was stolen along with another … Continue reading

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A Plunder of Blessings

“The LORD caused the Egyptians to look favorably on the Israelites, and they gave the Israelites whatever they asked for. So they stripped the Egyptians of their wealth!” ‭‭Exodus‬ ‭12:36‬ ‭NLT‬‬ I was reading Exodus and realized, too many Christian … Continue reading

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Yes You Can!

Too many times I have thought, “I can’t do this” or “I can’t make it through that” or “I’m just not strong enough.” And yet I did, and I have, and I am… because Someone bigger gave me courage.  When … Continue reading

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Pieces

Lots of changes have come with 2017. Changing of jobs, schools… and even some ideals. Sounds messy. Looks messy. I’m just tying to be a good listener to my adult children and keep up with the flow -find my new … Continue reading

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Fixing My Mind

…as I wash the dishes and wonder if they are really getting clean with only cold water.  …as we wait on the plumber finally coming today to assess the broken hot water tank and whether the home warranty will cover … Continue reading

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