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Scriptures in Rhyme

Monday, March 11, 2013

via FB From: Ministry Ideaz
Scriptures in Rhyme

The command to go from door to door
is in verse 14 of Matthew 24.

We will live on earth, and not in heaven
says verses 10 & 11 of Psalm 37.

The name of God can clearly be seen
by turning to Psalm 83:18.

Sickness and death will be no more;
It's promised at Revelation 21:3 and 4.

Jehovah's word is always true
Because of what is said at Titus 1:2.

"Take in knowledge of my Father and me"
Jesus said at John 17, verse 3.

At death your soul will be no more,
so says Ezekiel 18:4.

144,000 will rule with God's son
This statement is at Revelation 14:1.

Children must obey parents to live eternally
So counsels Ephesians 6:1 to 3.

The animals will be at peace with mankind
as shown in Isaiah 11:6 to 9.

The reason why we don't go to war
is found in verse 3 of Micah 4.

To salute the flag is idolatry;
This lesson is from Daniel, chapter 3.

Remember "bad associations" aren't good, you see
According to 1 Corinthians 15:33.

We must attend meetings to stay alive
so says Hebrews 10, verse 25.

Take your troubles to Jehovah - He'll comfort you
That's what He promises at Psalm 55:22.

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    love these!

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STEADFASTNSEE 3/12/2013 10:44AM

  Good memory aid!

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NOTSOFLUFFYDAD 3/12/2013 12:38AM

    OH I LOVE IT!!!

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ONLYTEMPORARY 3/11/2013 10:53PM

    Neat emoticon

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FitBit Found!!!

Saturday, March 09, 2013

We had a morning filled with activity...including getting the keys locked in the car! Had a late lunch. When we got home, we both changed into "play" clothes and went our own ways. When I finally was ready to take Daisy out with me to walk the field and look for the FitBit..DH approached and said: "you'd better wear this" and handed me the missing FitBit. He had gone out looking by himself...figured out a systematic way to look..and found it. SO much like looking for the proverbial needle in a haystack! I still am amazed.

THANK YOU my eagle eyed scavenger Hubby!!!

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BAREFOOTN 3/10/2013 2:04PM


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CELEST 3/10/2013 1:35PM

    That IS ABSOLUTELY amazing.....really a needle in a hay stack. Glad you have it back, I would hate to be without mine.

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TATTER3 3/10/2013 12:49AM

    Yea you!!!

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ONLYTEMPORARY 3/9/2013 11:51PM

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CHANGINGEMMY 3/9/2013 7:37PM

    YAY!!! I'm so glad your hubby found it for you!!! Now to start tracking!!

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DR1939 3/9/2013 7:29PM


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FitBit lost...

Friday, March 08, 2013

I just CAN'T believe it! emoticon

Every time I recharge my fitbit, I seem to forget to put it back on. Today, I charged it and got distracted by a grandchild...and forgot it here by the computer. When DH and I decided to take our walk, I remembered it and came back up to get it and put it on.

A couple of weeks ago, the clip for my FitBit Ultra finally broke, so I have been wearing it tucked into the fabric wrist thing, pinned and tucked into my bra. So..after retrieving the Fitbit from the charger, I tucked it into the bag..tucked the bag back in place and we took off. We walked a full circuit of the cow field...I picked up a golf ball, sticks, a rock...lots of bending over along the we had the dog and grandchild w/bike along for plenty of distraction.

When I came back to the computer to see how my step count was doing...I was shocked to see only about 2000 early morning check! What was wrong....then the truth, the Fitbit was gone.

I checked carefully, then went to tell my husband. We re-walked the total walk...looking and searching the ground..mud, grass, sticks..everything the whole way. My sweet husband is a sharp eyed scavenger...but we never did find it. He thought it was probably here in the house..but so far, I haven't found it.

I could just cry..but that wouldn't help. So, I probably got my 10,000 plus steps..and know I have done at least 13 flights of stairs..but that will be my last count (unless I either find the FitBit or can figure out my old pedometer...some may remember THAT one getting lost during a summer clear-the-fenceline project!)

So, now I begin saving up for another one I guess...and will keep searching. It will be good motivation to make that walk again..daily!

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CINA-MINI 3/9/2013 6:35PM

    That stinks! I hope you are able to find it soon.

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CADDYBROWN 3/9/2013 5:58PM

    Is there any metal in them. You could use a metal detector.


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TATTER3 3/9/2013 11:37AM

    I lose everything! Can't keep track of half my stuff. Keep Sparkin'!!

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    Oh Asta! I hope you find it soon!
(too bad there's not some sort of GPS thingy in it to help you find it)

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CELEST 3/9/2013 10:37AM

    Aaaargh I REALLY feel your pain, my old pedometer is with me constantly and I know the simple joy I get from knowing info from it. Hope you can get a replacement soon. My kids are trying to get me to buy a fitbit instead of my old trusty pedometer. Much as I would love one, I just cant spend money on a new one when I have an old one.

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ONLYTEMPORARY 3/8/2013 10:24PM

    I hope you find it soon emoticon

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CHANGINGEMMY 3/8/2013 9:39PM

    Oh no Asta!!! I'm sorry that its gotten lost. I really hope you find it soon.

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DR1939 3/8/2013 8:17PM

    Oh, that's too bad. Sometimes even when we take precautions things happen.

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    you poor thing!!! I would be totally lost without mine!! I hope you find it

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MA_DIDDLES 3/8/2013 6:59PM

    Ahhh Asta. So sorry to hear. I almost lost mine once. I had it clipped to my pants pocket cuz I was going biking. I decided to water the flowers first. When I got back on the bike, I checked to see if it was secure. The clip was there but the fitbit was gone. It popped right out of the clip on thingie. I did find it, but I didn't have a very big area to cover.

I read in here somewhere that a girl lost hers and called customer service and they sent her a new one. Maybe it wouldn't hurt to call them. It's not like you were being neglectful.

I sometimes have trbl getting mine out of the charger.

I sure hope you find it. I know it it is like looking for a needle in a haystack and probably not very hopeful. Lets pray about it. ((HUGS)) Ma

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"Dogs Welcome"

Wednesday, March 06, 2013

I get these emails!!!! Here is another one to enjoy.

" I think every human should get a chance to read this!!!!"

"Dogs Welcome"
A man wrote a letter to a small hotel in a
Midwest town he planned to visit on his
Vacation. He wrote: I would very much like
To bring my dog with me. He is well-groomed
And very well behaved. Would you be willing
To permit me to keep him in my room with
me at night?"
An immediate reply came from the hotel
Owner, who wrote: SIR: "I've been operating
This hotel for many years. In all that time, I've
Never had a dog steal towels, bedclothes,
Silverware or pictures off the walls. I've never
Had to evict a dog in the middle of the night
For being drunk and disorderly. And I've never
Had a dog run out on a hotel bill. Yes, indeed,
Your dog is welcome at my hotel.
And, if your
Dog will vouch for you, you're welcome to stay
Here, too."

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CINA-MINI 3/7/2013 3:21PM

    Those are good points! Funny

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CELEST 3/7/2013 3:11AM

    My mom will LOVE THIS because she always takes her dog it or not.

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ONLYTEMPORARY 3/6/2013 10:38PM

    Love it emoticon

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TATTER3 3/6/2013 9:36PM

    That's me and my little dog!

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CADDYBROWN 3/6/2013 8:20PM

    Very cute!


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FANCYQTR 3/6/2013 7:02PM

    Love it.

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Another reason to drink that water

Tuesday, March 05, 2013

I have some ridges that are the length of my thumbnails. I was curious as to whether this is something to worry about or not...after all, things like our fingernails give clues to our general health and sometimes reveal specific issues we need to address.

I have looked this up before, but need a memory refresher now and then. Apparently, as we age, developing vertical ridges is not unusual. One site said that the first thing to consider is dehydration....and recommends drinking LOTS of water to rehydrate from the inside out. It also recommended nourishing the nails with moisture from the outside...topically applying moisturizer especially for nails and cuticles.

So, we DO need to drink that water..even for our fingernails. If you develop horizontal ridges or odd coloring in your sure to investigate..these can be alarm signals to more serious issues.

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    emoticon emoticon emoticon I've known that our nails can be clues to our health in many ways, but this is the first time I've heard about hydration linking to ridges! Thanks for the insight!

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VANDYJ 3/6/2013 11:56PM

    Great Reminder about how important water is to our bodies... even down to our nails. It is something I always seem to struggle with.

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GAILRUU 3/6/2013 10:49AM

    I have never heard that! Interesting.

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KIMS_SHNOOKY 3/6/2013 9:50AM

    Water helps with everything, Nails, Hair, Joints, Back even Varicose Veins!

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CELEST 3/6/2013 1:14AM

    I will definitely read that up because I also have those ridges you speak of, and my nails often break in those ridges. Frustrates me because Ive always had strong nails now they are weakening at those ridges.

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BOOKWERME 3/5/2013 11:07PM "ridges on nails" for more info. There are differences depending upon whether they are vertical or horizontal ridges...same with bumps and color variations.

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ONLYTEMPORARY 3/5/2013 10:42PM

    My nails have so many ridges and bumps. Wonder if it is too much water. They also tell of health issues. Mine have gotten much worse these past few months so hopefully they will help the Dr. figure out what is going on with my system.

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    Sometimes I drink too much water... I have had 13 glasses today and tomorrow is weigh in

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MAJONES1225 3/5/2013 10:19PM

    Thanks for the advice.

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