Archive | Relationships

DEATH, ROOMMATES, & A RANDOM CAT

One of the new features of my Blog is that I will have Guest Bloggers post from time to time. This will usually be when I’ve read something that stirs my heart, and want to share it with you. That’s what I’m doing today. My brother left his wife and three teenage kids several years… Read More

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Pretty Little Mean Things

The hummingbirds are fighting again today. The feeder is full. The nectar is fresh. The four yellow perches are available and waiting. And two hummingbirds are fighting over it. Every morning I get up and have a cup of coffee with God on my screened-in back porch.  Right outside the door is a bright red… Read More

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Silent Longings

“She (Hagar) gave this name to the LORD who spoke to her: ‘You are the God who sees me,’ for she said, ‘I have now seen the One who sees me’” (Genesis 16:13 NIV). Friend to Friend Everyone wants to be noticed, to be cared for, to be loved. How my heart breaks with David’s… Read More

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Bracing Up Toppled Friends

Today’s Truth “Brothers and sisters, if someone is caught in a sin, you who live by the Spirit should restore that person gently.  But watch yourselves, or you also may be tempted” (Galatians 6:1 TNIV). Friend To Friend It was just a bit of burlap peaking out from underneath the soil, but to our Golden… Read More

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Friendship God’s Unique Design

Today’s Truth “A man of many companions may come to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother” (Proverbs 18:24 NIV). Friend To Friend I believe that God, our Father, understands a woman’s desire to have close friends. He made us that way. He created us to be in relationship. In… Read More

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Pullig in the Welcome Mat

Today’s Truth “Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their work:  If one falls down, his friend can help him up.  But pity the man who falls and has no one to help him up!” (Ecclesiastes 4:9-10 NIV)   Friend To Friend I hate to admit it, but there have been… Read More

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