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Although this is not an excuse for neglecting God’s word, today I’m playing catch up because I spent the weekend in bed with a box of tissues and the remote.  My furry little buddy, Squeekerz, was also by my side. Now to the SOAP for Saturday and Sunday… SCRIPTURE Matthew […]

Blogging Through The Gospels: Matthew 7-8


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SCRIPTURE Matthew 6:33 But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added to you. OBSERVATION Our first priority is to seek salvation through Christ and not worry about the day~to~day issues.  God’s promise is that if we live according to His word, […]

Blogging Through The Gospels: Matthew 6


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Today was a good weather day. It’s raining but it isn’t snowing like it was yesterday. I actually got away with just wearing what I have on in the picture and carrying my leather trench coat.  On a bad note, I lost the heart box charm on my bracelet so […]

What I Wore Wednesday #2



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SCRIPTURE Matthew 4:1~2 1 Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil.  2 And after fasting forty days and forty nights, he was hungry. OBSERVATION I looked up the word “tempt” in the dictionary and Webster’s defines it as “to cause […]

Blogging Through The Gospels: Matthew 4


Echo Chamber 4
When I first started this blog, I wasn’t sure what direction I wanted it to take ~ did I want to blog about libraries, parenting, products, etc?  Did I want to focus on giveaways or something more personal?  I mean, I was already blogging about libraries at Curious Child’s Library […]

Four Tips from a “Mom Blogger” for Escaping the Echo ...


The SOAP Ring 4
SCRIPTURE Matthew 1:24 When Joseph woke from sleep, he did as the angel of the Lord commanded him:  he took his wife, OBSERVATION I was struck by the obedience to God’s word despite the fear of ridicule and harassment that Joseph surely knew he’d face after people discovered that Mary was […]

Blogging Through the Gospels: Matthew 1



Miss 17 and the Hubs at LHU2 1
On Saturday, the hubs and I took Miss 17 for a final tour of Lock Haven University before we drop her off for good.  This was my husband’s first time seeing the campus, so this trip was more for his sake than for my own.  Like I said the first […]

Miss 17 is Going to The Haven


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The tweet above is a little bit misleading because I actually finished reading the ENTIRE Bible in 87 days! Why Did I Read the Bible in 90 Days? When I embarked on this challenge with Amy from Mom’s Toolbox and the rest of the #B90Days readers I honestly didn’t think […]

Bible in 90 Days: My Reflection


Family Movie Night: Truth Be Told
Ever since Adam first ticked off Eve, everyone’s been trying to figure out the secret to a successful marriage.  Books have been printed, advice columns written, television shows aired and hands thrown up in surrender.  No one knows why some marriages work and others don’t, the only thing everyone seems […]

Family Movie Night: Truth Be Told