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Archive for October 2015

The Extra Mile

I witnessed something earlier this week and just knew that it would turn into a challenge. I was right. This week I want you to go the extra mile. We’ve all heard the saying “go the extra mile”. These words of Jesus are recorded in Matthew 5:41: “If anyone forces you to go one mile,…

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We have horses and cows in the country. To keep them from roaming all over the place, owners put up fences, mostly barbed wire. Still, sometimes the livestock find their way out. We’ve awakened to a very large mama cow next to our front porch. Or slowed our car down to wait on a couple…

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All the time I have is used up. My sisters and I have been going through our parents’ home, cleaning and throwing away, and organizing what didn’t sell in the estate sale. And there’s still so much to do. I’ve sat down a few times trying to write but when I become too still, my body wants to sleep and the yawns come unceasingly. I have…

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