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Aging Is Not For Sissies!
Monday, December 17, 2012      4 comments

I am so grateful for the health care I have through my employment. Lately I have had to make more use of it. As I said before,too many years of being overweight in jobs whereIi was on my feet for hours at a time have taken their toll on my knees... Read more
Providence and Sovereignty
Sunday, December 16, 2012      2 comments

I was watching In Touch this morning, and Charles Stanley was talking about how we tend to presuem that we know the scriptures associated with Christmas so well tha we tend to skim over them. He wnet on to say that whenever we read the Word of G... Read more
So Much to Thank Him For
Saturday, December 15, 2012      5 comments

In the face of the horrifying events in Newton, Connecticutt, one might wonder where is God in all this. But I know He is ever present and ever mindful. And while the date we celebrate Christ's birth may be mixed up with all kinds of pagan tradi... Read more
Just Another Clay Pot
Friday, December 14, 2012      1 comments

" For God, who said, 'Let light shine out of darkness,' made his light shine in our hearts to give us the light of the knowledge of God’s glory displayed in the face of Christ. But we have this treasure in jars of clay to show that this all-s... Read more
The Hip Bone's Connected to the - Leg Bone
Thursday, December 13, 2012      3 comments

And the cartilage at the joint is pretty far gone. I was given a prescription for a stronger NSAID, which I started today (will watch for adverse effects). And MondayI'll go in for a "guided injection" - make sure the stuff arrives at the joint!... Read more
Wednesday, December 12, 2012      5 comments

I had gotten down to my lowest since Sparking back in 2008. But early in 2009 I hurt my back a bit and then it traveled to my neck from poor posture - I went for physical therapy, which helped me considerably. But for a long while I couldn't do ... Read more
Oh What A Relief It Is
Tuesday, December 11, 2012      1 comments

No, not Alka-Seltzer (for those who remember Speedy, "Plop, plop, fizz, fizz...") After the previous days' concern, and still not getting through to my fiance's home in Pucallpa yesterday afternoon (he would be at work, but his elderly parents... Read more
Some Concern
Monday, December 10, 2012      1 comments

Yesterday afternoon I called my "honey." His mom answered the phone and said he and his brother were involved with moving the washing machine. This is a gift Josue, Levi's son (my "bonus" son) got for her some months ago, but they have not been ... Read more
All You Need Is Love
Sunday, December 09, 2012      2 comments

John 13: 34 “A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another. 35 By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.” And it's not just "warm fuzzies." It's DOING love... Read more
Proud of My Granddaughter!
Saturday, December 08, 2012      3 comments

She's 10 and some, and started taking clarinet this school year. So, it's been 3 months since she started, and she practiced and practiced, and now she can play Twinkle Twinkle Little Star! So, of course, I have to share.... www.youtub... Read more
Good Grief
Friday, December 07, 2012      1 comments

I was doing my Sparking, which included checking out a couple of daily Spark blogs, and found this one on grieving. It made me consider my own times of grief. I had my first child in 1975. The pregnancy was normal and happy. But during labo... Read more
Approaching "ONEderland"
Thursday, December 06, 2012      0 comments

It's been a long time since I've been at 210 and stayed there. While I've had a lot of fluctuation, it seems that the tendency is once again downward. I have picked up the pace on my stationary bike, and added strength exercises with weights 2-3... Read more
Goodwill Shopping
Wednesday, December 05, 2012      2 comments

I joined the adult choir at the school where I work, and our concert is scheduled for Dec. 11th. We're to wear black, red, white, or any combination thereof...but NO PANTS. I thought, great, I know I have a black skirt. But when I went looking f... Read more
Jonah 1
Tuesday, December 04, 2012      0 comments

JONAH 1 I usually read more than one chapter at a time, but this one made me pause and think. God asked - no, TOLD Jonah to do something, and he purposefully disobeyed, heading in the opposite direction. His disobedience not only brought c... Read more
Sowing and Reaping
Monday, December 03, 2012      1 comments

I was reading in Obadiah today - just a one-chapter book. Verse 15 says, "The day of the Lord is near for all nations. As you have done, it will be done to you; your deeds will return upon your own head." It brings to mi... Read more

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