Tuesday, July 5 2022 - 12:44 AM

Inspire

A Life of Purpose

At 55 I found myself alone, my life seemingly without purpose. As a single mom for many years, just keeping myself and my four sons …

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The Color of Contentment

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How do we achieve contentment? People have asked this question since the beginning of time. Families that live in mansions are sometimes miserable, while the …

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What the Birds Teach

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I pulled my eyes away from the computer screen and looked out the window at the birds and squirrels. They were at it again. Two …

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My Writing Journey

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I’ve had an interest in the craft of writing since high school. I even took a test for a correspondence course decades ago and kept …

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Our New Home

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Dear God: I can’t believe it, Father. After all these years, you have given us a home of our very own! The paperwork went through, …

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Are You Trustworthy?

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If you think your kids were born with an innate sense that they should trust you blindly, you are dead wrong. How you treat your …

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A Cheerful Heart

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“A cheerful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones” (Proverbs 17:22). The verbal picture was hilarious and brought knee-slapping laughter …

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Like a River

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Dear God: For decades, I’ve sung, “I’ve got peace like a river, I’ve got peace like a river, I’ve got peace like a river in …

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Confession

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Dear God: Father, I’ve chosen tomorrow as the day I’m going to find Glen and make my confession. I’m so ashamed. Five years ago, I …

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