31 Days of Progress Day 14 {a little late} :: Get Informed

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Category: Loving & Serving Goal: Wake up, rise up, love & serve my neighbor better Baby Step: Become informed about needs and ways to help - - - This was supposed to be Part 3 of Heart Choices, but I’ve decided to delay that a few days because of what I experienced last night.  I hope at least some of you saw ABC’s 20/20 feature Hidden America: Children of the Plains. {I’ve linked to Continue Reading

31 Days of Progress Day 10 :: Heart Choices Part 2

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Category: Loving & Serving Goal: Wake up, Rise up, Love & serve my neighbor Baby Step: Exchange a Complaining Attitude for a Thankful Attitude - - - Welcome back for Part 2 of Heart Choices, about examining and changing our attitudes so that we can better love and serve our neighbor.  In Part 1 we learned that attitudes are patterns of thinking, choices of the heart, that are Continue Reading

31 Days of Progress Day 6 :: Heart Choices Part 1

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Well, I learned something about Windows Live Writer...because I lost my original Heart Choices post! It was an introduction to a 6 part series on changing our attitudes.  I realized that some of the barriers to loving and serving our neighbors better might just boil down to attitudes. We choose our attitudes. Attitudes are patterns of thinking formed over a long period of time. We can't Continue Reading

31 Days of Progress Day 2 :: Pray a Dangerous Prayer {with Giveaway}

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Category: Loving & Serving Goal: Wake up, Rise up, Love & serve my neighbor Baby Step: Pray for a passion to love & serve - - - In the last few years I have felt a tug, an itch, a call {call it what you want} to live beyond where I see many Christians {myself often included} comfortably plopped…right in the middle of “pretty good”, “it works for me” and BUSY! Don’t get me Continue Reading

Another Great Bible Teacher

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This will be my last post for the week. What with the blog move, Bible study launches, Bible Club launches, etc. I just haven’t had time to prepare pre-scheduled posts, but I promise I’ll be back next week to share some fun stuff. This evening I head to our conference center for Wonderful Weekend for Women, a great annual fall women’s conference.  The theme is “Interrupted” and has been chosen Continue Reading