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The Overcomer Life

Allowing Gratitude to be Present

Life has a way of becoming increasingly interesting these days. With Summer over and now we are almost in Winter, I am still waiting/looking for the better days – as far as my health is concerned. I have my days that are marked by their difference, in comparison to where I was last year. This […]

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Spiritual Disciplines

Choosing Jesus: Thanksgiving Edition 2015

Today, is Thanksgiving. We know there is one big component that should characterize our day – our week. Giving Thanks. In other words, joy. gratitude. celebration. coming together in unity with our loved ones. These would sum up the past three weeks of spiritual disciplines – Celebration Gratitude Holy Communion How can we go about […]

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Spiritual Disciplines

Choosing Jesus: Gratitude

After a few weeks hiatus, this is the week we return to our “Choosing Jesus” series. This is the second spiritual discipline in our Sabbath series, which is on gratitude. It is only nature that gratitude would proceed celebration. These two disciplines really go together. While it is November, gratitude isn’t reserved for solely this […]

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Chronic Illness Uncategorized

1/15/15 – Sustained

Posted on January 15, 2015 What a blessing that I am more of a writer than speaking. Then when I am in the middle of a Trigeminal Neuralgia attack, my psyche isn’t highly offended when I become nonverbal due to pain. I am thankful that TN often is quiet. It may be not be quiet […]

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*Secret Glimpses Thanksgiving

Confession: I am a Food Hoarder!

Having many food allergies and restrictions, it is fairly easy to enter a “woe is me” state of mind. It can be easy to see what others have, that I just can’t have. It doesn’t mean I don’t celebrate what I can have. It just affects my spirit to see what my body cannot handle […]