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The Day After Thanksgiving

I dedicate this song to everyone who waits until Thanksgiving to play Christmas music, decorate and start their shopping! You can thank my son for giving me the CD – now I will think of all of you with smiles … Continue reading

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Here Comes Santa Claus

It it is time to start thinking “Christmas”.  Actually I think of Christmas all year-long as I reflect the birth of Jesus.  Then as I start sing Hark the Angels, Joy to the World and other favorite Christmas classics, soon … Continue reading

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            The silence of the morning Tick tock goes the clock A lonely bird cries out   The stillness opens the heavens God fills our waking souls The morning fog gives way To the chill … Continue reading

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Fall Is In The Air

Autumn. Don’t you just love the smell of the weather change? “Fall is in the air” my dad would say when the temperatures begin to change. Although autumn doesn’t start until Sept 21, for me it starts with the first … Continue reading

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How God Views Us

Originally posted on Freedomborn's Kingdom Garden:
A Story is told of a primitive culture where Brides were purchased from their Parents using cattle as an exchange medium.  An average Woman might merit the bride-price of two cows, an exceptional Woman…

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Favorite Children’s Song

For some reason this week – it is probably with school starting, that I was reminded of when I was in the First Grade and the first two songs I learned.  You can say they are my favorite because whenever … Continue reading

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Little League Baseball Unites The World

Every year for two weeks children unite the world with a game called “Little League Baseball”. It all started in 1938, in Williamsport, Pennsylvania when a young man by the name of Carl Stotz organized the first Little League Baseball … Continue reading

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The Brave Scotsman ~ a short story

The Brave Scotsman The sun was shining and not a cloud in the cool autumn sky as Hamish MacGinnis took his yearly walk to the old cemetery at the edge of the village. His steps were slow and no longer … Continue reading

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Roots of Hope

“The root of Jesse will spring up one who will arise to rule over the nations; in Him the Gentiles will hope. May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in Him, so … Continue reading

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Hope In Bloom ~ Roots of Hope

  In June I had a wonderful opportunity to help in the worship service for the Presbyterian Women of the Synod of Trinity Women’s Gathering.  Women from 16 Presbyteries from Ohio, West Virginia and Pennsylvania joined together to worship, praise … Continue reading

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