Tag Archives: Joy

Giving Thanks

We each have our favorite ways to celebrate Thanksgiving.  Each tradition brings families closer as we gather to be thankful for what God has blessed us with during the year. Like many other Americans the third Thursday in November we … Continue reading

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This Is The Day The Lord Has Made

“This is the day the Lord has made let us rejoice and be glad in it” Psalm 118:24  Start your day with God’s joy in your heart. What exactly is God’s joy?  God’s Joy is not the type of joy … Continue reading

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Rediscovering Joy

This Christmas was difficult.  The first Christmas without Tom. My faith has been able to get me through all the other “firsts” of living without him.  Until this Christmas season. We have always enjoyed all the festivities and family gatherings … Continue reading

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Sunny Thoughts

“Being tickled to death is a great way to live. Jumping for joy is good exercise”   Barbara Johnson  {Living Somewhere Between Estrogen and Death)   Barbara Johnson is one of my favorite authors.  She lived a life of adversity … Continue reading

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