Scripture and a Song: How Great Thou Art

SONG: I grew up in a Baptist Church where we had a piano, an organ and old-school hymns to offer worship to God. These swelling songs of adoration are embedded in my heart, connecting me to happy memories of my grandparents, who were¬†largely responsible for my spiritual education. They shared Jesus with me and I…

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Facebook Detox – A 30 Day Experiment

On October 17, 2016, I decided to take a break from Facebook. The glut of political ballyhoo on there, as well as my own self-induced sensory overload with it have inspired this much needed respite. I will be sharing a blog post on the topic in about 3 weeks to tell you my findings. I…

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Scripture and a Song: Chain Breaker

SONG: My husband and kiddos are probably weary of my shouting “That’s my jam!” in the car, in the kitchen, or wherever I am when a song I enjoy comes on. The simultaneous beauty and danger of Pandora Radio is that a jam emerges with nearly every song I hear. ūüôā¬†¬†This week I want to…

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Scripture and a Song: Overcomer

SONG: Last year, I ran three big races – a 15K, a 10 miler and a half marathon. It was a Big Fat Deal. This is because I had never been interested in exercise until I was 37. ¬†At age 41, I had built up enough stamina as a (slow) runner to begin to run…

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