There are no limits to the ways that the Lord speaks to His children. As I journey on in this life of faith, it seems that every day He has proven that He never runs out of creative ideas to help me to know Him better and to love Him more.
Last week, I made a new friend who was sitting alone going through a large stack of flash cards. I was quite delighted to learn that she and I have a love of words in common. We had an
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I didn’t recognize the local number on my phone, and while I heard voices in the background, no one responded. I nearly hung up, but then I heard a sweet voice I would recognize in a choir of thousands.
“Mama? You forgot to put my lunch in my backpack.” My first grader was calling from her classroom. The voice in the background had been her teacher prompting her to start talking.
“I did? I am so sorry! I thought for sure it was in your backpack.” I
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The winners of the drawing for “Can I Get a Do-Over? the Grace of Second Chances” are listed at the bottom of this post.
In chapter one of her book, Liz describes an oak tree that is visible from her backyard:
“Beyond our backyard is a large empty field lined with trees along the horizon. Smack in the middle of the field is a lone oak tree that stands with its branches stretched out against the sky. Wherever we go in the back of the house, there’s
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I had the privilege of meeting with Elizabeth Ward this week and interviewing her about her brand new book Can I Get a Do-Over? The Grace of Second Chances. Liz’s book is the second book in the Circle of Friends series Women Doing Life…Together! (The first book in the series is Jocelyn Hamsher’s book Do These Jeans Make Me Look Fat? Breaking the Cultural Mirror.)
I’ve read the book and loved it! Liz used heartwarming, funny, and visual illustrations you will not forget. And with this
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