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    Finding Joy Amidst Distress

    I used to keep a journal…not just any journal.  I used to keep a journal of things that I was thankful for…of answered prayers and blessin...

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    Finding Joy in Recollections

    All of us have memories….the good, the bad, and the ugly. The memories we choose to dwell on have a lot to do with joy! I can choose what I thin...

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    Finding Joy

    All of us have responsibilities, and all of us go through times when those responsibilities seem overwhelming, heavy, and hard to handle. That’s...

  • How To Respond To Times of Trouble

    How To Respond To Times of Tro...

    I remember a trip my husband and I once took to the Jersey shore. We were wearing shorts and tee shirts as strolled along the boardwalk. We walked han...

  • Matthew 7: The Narrow Gate (I’m too Klutzy to Squeeze Through!)

    Matthew 7: The Narrow Gate (I’...

    Some words of Jesus can make anyone feel downtrodden before they investigate the meaning—and children even more so. “Enter through the narrow gate” ca...

Finding Joy

All of us have responsibilities, and all of us go through times when those responsibilities seem overwhelming, heavy, and hard to handle. That’s where I’ve been lately. I’ve been buried under the burden...