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OBADIAH

          Obadiah predicted the fall of Edom.  The Edomites were blood kin to the Israelites.  The Edomites were from the family of Esau the twin brother of Jacob the father of the Israelites.  So it was especially egregious that they … Continue reading

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LEST I GET A BIG HEAD

HUMBLING THOUGHTS Why am I on this self-evaluation mode this morning? I don’t know but it is humbling. So if I write it maybe someone will tell me how great I am while I am in this enlightened stage in … Continue reading

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PRIDE TAKES A TUMBLE

 I am remembering the Limerick Challenge which was hosted by Rashmi.  I am reprinting one because it was so much fun and it is so appropriate for me today.  Does anyone know of someone else who is hosting limerick challenges … Continue reading

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WHAT’S YOUR PRICE? (Part 4)

  A TEST I ALMOST FLUNKED! In my school I had a reputation of being an outstanding teacher, respected by administration, parents, teachers, and students. I was lead teacher, assigned to committees, in charge when the principle was gone, all … Continue reading

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I’LL DO IT MY WAY – REBELLION

Frank Sinatra famously sang, “And now the end is near, And so I face the final curtain….I can say I did it my way.” Genesis 3:4-5  “You will not surely die,” the serpent said to the woman “For God knows … Continue reading

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NAOMI-MARI*

It is so cold.  With a heart for the hurting, I am re-posting from April, 2015. ********* She seemed like a misfit in that room of misfits—clean and well groomed in decent clothing, almost regal, tall, thin, with beautiful gray hair arranged neatly … Continue reading

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