Category Archives: Hope

There Is No God Like Jehovah!

Why do  I say there is no God like Jehovah? Because that is what I believe with all my heart and soul. I am not a theologian by any means, but I do realize that no other god in the … Continue reading

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Badges of Victory

Hope – How can such a small word make such a big difference in a person’s life? I guess that depends on who or what you are putting your hope in! For so many years my hope depended on temporal … Continue reading

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Is There A Lily In Your Valley?

Have you ever had a day when you could not fight your way out of a wet paper bag? Somehow, life had deflated your energy and you were absolutely worn out? All you could do was sit there and wonder … Continue reading

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Did You Do What I Called You To Do?

  Matthew 16:24 “Then Jesus said to His disciples, “If anyone wants to follow me, he must deny himself, pick up his cross, and follow me.” Sometimes I wonder in my heart of hearts if I truly did deny myself … Continue reading

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Heroes Come In All Shapes and Sizes

“Dad, I do not think I can do this! They are going to stare at me and think I am a freak! Please, take me home.” ‘Sandy, we have already discussed this. They might stare at you at first, but … Continue reading

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The Call to Higher Ground

As I sit in the quiet of the morning, I hear a whisper calling within. I start to become uneasy because I have heard this whisper before.  A whisper of my spirit calling me to higher ground. “Sandy, it’s time … Continue reading

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The Best Gift a Mother Can Give!

I can still here the voice of Mama Gizzi (a missionary in Japan) as she spoke these words to me, “Sandy, the best gift you can give your children is to not only pray for them, but pray with them. … Continue reading

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Giants in the Valley

There is one thing I know for sure! Life happens and circumstances soon follow. The question is, what am I going to do with those circumstances? Sometimes I can change them, sometimes I can’t. One thing I know for sure … Continue reading

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Give Them All To Jesus!

God grant me the serenity To accept the things I cannot change; Courage to change the things I can And wisdom to know the difference. Have you ever had days when “your get up and go,” got up and went? … Continue reading

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The Road to the Cross

We have just celebrated the Resurrection of Our Lord! The grave could not hold Him! Praise God! But we must remember that before He had this victory, He had to carry the cross. Luke 23:26 “As the soldiers led Him … Continue reading

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Do You Absolutely Know That You Know?

Have you ever been in the wrong place, at the wrong time, doing the wrong thing? You are not quite sure how you got there, but the minute you did, you made the choice to turn around and get out … Continue reading

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What Really Matters?

What really matters? That is a hard question, isn’t it? I have to admit, I lived too many years before I figured it out. My soul focus was on me. After all, I was the one who had to be pleased or … Continue reading

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He Hung The Moon!

Psalm 19:1 “The heavens declare the glory of God; the sky displays His handiwork.” Do you ever wonder as you look at the stars and the galaxies, how they got there? Do you ever wonder if there is indeed a man … Continue reading

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Someone Is Watching!

Have you ever worn yourself out trying to please everyone so they would become your friend? It can flat dab wear you out! Why do we do that? Why can’t we just be ourselves? As a teenager, my mother told … Continue reading

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Created In Love

Have you ever wondered why you were born? I have! How can one person make a difference in this life or in the lives of others? There are so many of us. It seems like we would just get in … Continue reading

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Miracle of Blessings!

My favorite time of year is here! The scent of Turkey cooking and the sound of christmas carols are in the air. Thanksgiving and Christmas is upon us!  Even though there is more hustle and bustle than usual, there seems … Continue reading

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A Sinner Saved By Grace

Today, I am getting out my Book of Memories and turning the pages of my life back in time. There are memories in my life I do not wish to dwell on, but there are some that I need to hold … Continue reading

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Is Someone Knocking at Your Door?

Good Morning!  Today we are going to listen in on a conversation between a seeker, the Holy Spirit and the Lord. “Behold, I stand at the door and knock; if anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will … Continue reading

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Darkness of the Soul

Storm clouds are gathering on the horizon and there you sit in a little dingy of a boat. You are not prepared for a rain shower, much less a storm that is growing more fierce by the moment. Before you … Continue reading

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The King is Coming!

I once had someone ask me,  “how are you?”  I replied, “I am blessed.”  He then asked, “how do you know you are blessed?”  I replied, “because I know what a blessing is and I know the One who gives … Continue reading

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Here I Am, Send Me!

Good Morning Lord, Here I am again asking You to do something for me,  I know I am forever calling on You, but You are the only one that can help me do what it is You are sending me … Continue reading

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Go Light Your World!

Someone very wise once told me, “united you stand, divided you fall.”  That simple phrase, if heeded, can make so much difference in our marriages, in our country, and in our world.  I look around at the brokenness, heartbreak, and … Continue reading

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NOTHING IS GREATER THAN GRACE

Have you ever carried a burden that was so heavy you thought you might be crushed by the weight of it all?  You realized you could not take one more step by yourself?  I understand, I have been there more … Continue reading

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Hello world of bloggers! Here I come ready or not!

I have been so excited about setting up this blog and sharing what was on my heart.  Now that I am ready to go, I cannot think of a single word to say.  However,  since I am a sanguine personality, … Continue reading

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