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Family Faith and Fun Fridays:God’s Egg-Stravagant Love

For the word of God is alive and powerful. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint  marrow. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires. -Hebrews 4:1 Welcome to family faith and fun Fridays! As the week winds down and I anticipate more family time over the weekend, I […]

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Last Minute Idea for Father’s Day

This year, instead of making homemade cards for Father’s Day,  I encouraged my kids to write their Dad a letter.  I suggested that far more special than the bottle of cologne we wrapped up this morning would be their words of gratitude.   To simplify the endeavor, I printed out this cute form letter. All the […]

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Family Faith and Fun Fridays: The Light of the World

 For the word of God is alive and powerful. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint marrow. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires.  -Hebrews 4:12 Welcome to Family Faith and Fun Fridays! As the week winds down and I anticipate more family time over the weekend, I often ask God […]

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Family Faith and Fun Friday: Happy Trees

  For the word of God is alive and powerful. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint marrow. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires.  -Hebrews 4:12   Welcome to Family Faith and Fun Fridays! As the week winds down and I anticipate more family time over the weekend, I […]

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Family Faith and Fun Fridays: Reading the Rocks

                     For the word of God is alive and powerful. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint  marrow. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires.  -Hebrews 4:12         Welcome to Family Faith and Fun Fridays! As the week […]

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The Purple Balloon

A saggy purple balloon hovers in my living room these days. While the foil is slowly deflating and the string is tangled and frayed, I am hesitant to remove our last visible remnant of Easter.   As resurrection Sunday drew to a close, we gathered the kids in the backyard and handed each child a […]

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Family Faith and Fun Fridays: God’s Word Kid-Style

For the word of God is alive and powerful. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint  marrow. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires.  -Hebrews 4:12     Welcome to Family Faith and Fun Fridays! As the week winds down and I anticipate more family time over the weekend, […]

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Family Faith and Fun On Fridays: Signs of Spring

For the word of God is alive and powerful. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint  marrow. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires. -Hebrews 4:12   Welcome to Family Faith and Fun Fridays! As the week winds down and I anticipate more family time over the weekend, I […]

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The May Day Challenge

  For the word of God is alive and powerful. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint and marrow. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires. -Hebrews 4:12   Welcome to Family Faith and Fun Fridays! As the week winds down and I anticipate more family time […]

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Come and See

    I spent the Lenten season reading through the gospel of John. I savored the old familiar stories and marveled at new insights as I journeyed with my Savior through the pages of God’s Word.  One of the things that struck me most this time as I read was the frequent use of the […]

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