ENCOURAGING BLOG

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Leave the Fries

🍟🍟🍟🍟🍟🍟🍟 Recently, I had gone to lunch, and to my surprise, I was full before I had finished eating.  That doesn’t usually happen. If ya know me and my metabolism and how much I like french fries,…

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Surviving the Sea of Expectations

What happens when we can’t fulfill people’s expectations of us? Their belief that they will obtain something from us can quickly turn into disappointment that weighs us down, causing us to drown in a sea…

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When I’m at my weakest!

One of my biggest fascinations lately is all the superhero shows. I love them. Why is that? Maybe because they have amazing abilities that equate to some sort of perfection where life won’t beat them…

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 God’s Plumb Line

Amos 7:7-8 There are a whole lot of standards in the world today but when the pandemic hit, these standards were shaken. God said there would come a great shaking. The problem with all these…

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Where do I run?

There are times when I feel so settled and secure in my relationship with the Lord. We’re coasting along riding wave after wave together and I don’t flinch or flail. I have the most confidence…

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The Lord is my…

Psalm 121:5-85- The Lord is your keeper; The Lord is your shade on your right hand.6- The sun will not smite you by day, Nor the moon by night.7- The Lord will [a]protect you from…

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Don’t Ever Forget to Bless Him

Psalm 103 This exhortation to bless the Lord often gets watered down in the routine of religious exercise. Bless the Lord. It is so frequently used and given as a directive that we forget that…

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Tapestry of Life.

Have you ever looked at a tapestry? If so you’ll see that all of the woven threads across the fabric are very intricate. Without that intricacy of detail, the picture wouldn’t be as beautiful. If…

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Beloved!

That certainly wasn’t a term I thought of when I used to consider how Jesus viewed me. I was letting my circumstances provide other words like rejected, unloved, and forgotten just to name a few….

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Taxes 2020: Filing Tips Amid a Pandemic

The IRS deadline to file your 2020 taxes is May 17, 2021, but due to the coronavirus pandemic, tax filers must consider four income sources when preparing 2020 returns. These distinct types of income create…

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