What can I do about it?

Edmund Burke

Did you ever watch the television show, Kids Say the Darndest Things, when it was on? Art Linkletter was the first host of the show, followed by Bill Cosby. The program was improvisation at it’s finest. Nothing was rehearsed, truly an example of what you see is what you get, and it was hilarious. I […]

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Show me………..

Show me

  Do you like the theater? I love going to plays and I especially love musicals. My favorite is My Fair Lady. No one has ever done it like Audrey Hepburn. She was magical as Eliza Doolittle. She’s such a sassy character. One of the songs she sings in the play is called Show Me. […]

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Do you have a tool I can borrow?

Tool Chest

Do you have a tool chest? Is it full or are you continually adding new tools to it? My husband bought a Craftsman tool chest because he had outgrown his smaller toolbox and needed a place to store all of his tools together. We all have tools we use in life. Some of us have tools like […]

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Still talking………..

Mama

Do you have a friend or family member you talk with daily? Is there anyone you seem to have a running conversation with? My mom and I seem to have one conversation that has yet to end. We talk almost daily and we’ll even refer back to something one of us said days prior as if […]

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Fill ‘er up!

Gas can

What kind of car do you drive? I drive a 2000 Honda Odyssey minivan. It has close to 275,000 miles on it and about as many stories. I’ve driven it like a pickup truck up and down the mountain roads of north Georgia when we had a mountain cabin on Carter’s Lake. I’ve driven it […]

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What is he saying?

Photo Credit: Alison Coggins

Are you a nature person? I am not someone who studies foliage, bugs, and wildlife, but I can appreciate a beautiful sunset, landscape, and animal I encounter. This morning, I was reading in Proverbs 30 and came across a few verses, I’ve probably glossed over in past readings, that jumped out at me. Proverbs 30:24-27, […]

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What can I do?

Linda Smith of Shared Hope International

Have you ever sat in a room where you instantly felt like you crashed a grown-up party, no matter how old you are? I felt that way this week. Monday and Tuesday I had the honor and privilege to attend the World Summit to End Sexual Exploitation held at the Carter Center. There were 31 states […]

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Don’t Settle for Good Enough

Good enough

Have you ever set out for a destination and never made it? You got detoured, distracted or blocked from where you planned to go. This happens in every walk of life. How you respond determines your outcome. Do you persevere and push your way through the obstacles in front of you? Look for another way? […]

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How much time do you have?

Clock 2

How much time do you have? It seems like no matter how much time you have, it’s never enough. The clock always seems to be ticking. Time is one of the most valuable commodities we all have. Last week my children both asked me what I wanted for Mother’s Day. My answer was something that costs […]

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Humble Beginnings

mustard seed penny

Have you ever had a dream and wondered if it would ever come to fruition? Or have you found yourself in a dark place and wondered if you’d ever find your way out? Maybe you have a loved one who struggles with addiction, sickness, or is lost. In Matthew 13:31-32 we read, He told them another […]

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