Category Archives: Children

“Thanks for the Sandwich!”

All of you together are Christ’s body, and each of you is a part of it. ~ 1 Corinthians 12:27, NLT ~ My friend told me a story about his grandmother. It went something like this: “When my grandmother was … Continue reading

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He Shows Himself Strong!

For the eyes of the Lord run to and fro throughout the whole earth, to show Himself strong on behalf of those whose heart is loyal to Him. ~ 2 Chronicles 16:9a ~ I got up later than usual on … Continue reading

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Guard your heart above all else, for it determines the course of your life. ~ Proverbs 4:23 ~ Sixteen years ago, my husband and I were blessed by the birth of our daughter, Noah. She is gentle, loving, intelligent, fun, … Continue reading

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Father Knows Best

After they had come to Mysia, they tried to go into Bithynia, but the Spirit did not permit them. ~ Acts 16:7 ~ Sometimes as we journey along the path our good Lord has made for us, we encounter a barrier … Continue reading

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A Precious and Good Gift

Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and comes down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation or shadow of turning. ~ James 1:17 ~ I am sitting across from Noah, watching her … Continue reading

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Baby Shower Fun

Behold, how good and how pleasant [it is] for brethren to dwell together in unity! ~ Psalm 133:1 ~ The baby shower for my niece was special, for several reasons: It was good for us to get together and celebrate the anticipated birth of a new … Continue reading

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Earlobes, Mom, and a Baby Shower

Your wife [shall be] like a fruitful vine In the very heart of your house, Your children like olive plants All around your table. ~ Psalm 128:3 ~ We have been studying Mendelian genetics in biology class this week. The … Continue reading

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