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I LOVE SINGING

I LOVE SINGING; I LOVE SONGS! Let the music begin … “A B C D E F G …WXYZ”  “With a oink, oink, here, and an oink, oink, there…everywhere an oink, oink”  “one little, two little, three little Indians”  “Obadiah, … Continue reading

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MARY’S SOLILOQUY (4 OF 4)

Part1    Part 2  Part 3 I have news. Do I whisper it in adoration? Or do I shout it in exultation? Here it is: Jesus lives! JESUS LIVES! He’s been set free. Jesus— free from the grip of the grave. Free … Continue reading

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MARY’S SOLILOQUY (2 of 4)

/Part 1 I waited for tomorrow – a tomorrow that lasted 18 years! Jesus was a favored lad, a brilliant and talented man. Still he would do nothing about his special-Godness. He just responded to my urging by saying, “It’s … Continue reading

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MARY’S SOLILOQUY (1 OF 4)

  My heart sang with rapture when they found him. That son of mine! He was in the temple, talking to the teachers! I recall how it was at the beginning – when the angel came to me. What bliss! … Continue reading

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ROAD TO CHAGRIN

  New car, peaceful grin She closed her eyes  – joyful bliss CRASH! BANG! Now chagrin! Ronovan Writes https://ronovanwrites.wordpress.com/2017/04/03/ronovanwrites-weekly-haiku-poetry-prompt-challenge-143-chagrinjoy/  

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FEEL LIKE “A DEAD MAN WALKING?”

Tommy Tenney wrote about Moses, “He (Moses) longed for more than “visitation”; his soul longed for “habitation”.  Let us rejoice that Christians now have what Moses was longing for—the habitation of the spirit of God as promised by Jesus in … Continue reading

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GEMS FROM PSALMS

              C.S. Lewis — ‘The most valuable thing the Psalms do for me is to express                                     … Continue reading

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I’LL COUNT IT ALL JOY

My third 2017 wish for you.  JOY Commuting in a triangle between Wichita, KS; Tulsa, OK; and Oklahoma City was a difficult circumstance in my life during a transition of jobs and residences.  Other personal problems were weighing heavily on … Continue reading

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STRINGS TO MY HEART, Part Two

To my Children from Decades Past:  It is comforting to believe some of you remember me.  Teachers have egos too.  As I said in Part 1, I remember also.  I wish it were not so but I admit to remembering … Continue reading

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I SAW A BRAUM’S TRUCK LAST TUESDAY MORNING

Prompt Daily Post, August 16  Community “I saw a Braum’s truck last Tuesday morning.” I mean I really saw that truck. Right on the main intersection of town.  Seeing that truck smacked me on the head and said, “Wake up.”   … Continue reading

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