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A Month in My Shoes ('15 Challenge)

MMS – Family

For the month of October, I am joining many bloggers in a challenge to write every single day for 31 days. I learned about this challenge through another challenge I participate in most weeks. The “Five Minute Friday” challenge is going to expand to last the whole month! Each entry, will be five minutes unedited […]

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The Outcast

The Outcast: Jairus

I don’t know how often this series will occur, but I am thankful for the opportunity to resume The Outcast series… Lately, I have had moments of being reminded of Jairus’ daughter. Though thought to have died, she now lives. Within these few Bible verses, there are s-e-v-e-r-a-l people’s stories that could be told. It seems fitting to […]

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The Outcast: Noah’s Faith and Testimony

While I think on all the amazing people God has ministered to and used throughout the course of history, I am reminded of one in particular that stands out. A man, though imperfect, who was defined by a special kind of relationship with His Creator. A man whose name is Noah, who is known for […]

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The Outcast

The Outcast: Joseph’s Story

Others finding out that Mary, Joseph’s future wife, was pregnant – would have affected his life in a dramatic way. Joseph was a carpenter, so it’s not like he was one of the social elite of his day. He was a humble man. Still, it would affect how others saw him. This would undoubtedly place […]

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The Outcast

The Outcast: What Mary Gave Up

Read Luke 10:38-42 Short version: Martha and Mary are sisters. Martha invited Jesus and gang for dinner. Instead of serving, Mary sits at Jesus’ feet. Martha gets frustrated with tasks and goes to Jesus – to get Martha to work. What Jesus says to her are words we need to hear also. “Martha, Martha,” the […]