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Vilification and the Golden Globes

I will admit it right out…I get star struck at times.  Being a writer, I have often wondered about having my Wounded Trilogy made into a movie and what “star(s)” would take on the character roles.  I can’t imagine what … Continue reading

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It Started With a Fish

For well over thirty years I have worked with children and youth either as their Sunday School teacher, Preschool Director, tutor, Elementary, Junior and Senior High School Teacher, substitute teacher, Children’s Minister, and youth leader.  I told someone recently that I have … Continue reading

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Forgiveness and Trust – Not one and the same!

For several weeks, I have been doing a bit of a self-directed study on “forgiveness”.  The bottom line of course is that we are commanded (it’s not a suggestion…it’s a COMMAND), to forgive anyone who has wronged us. “He who … Continue reading

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I’m the Cause of Broken Children

I’m the cause of broken children and I’m proud to say it! From the very first moment I held my children, my goal was to raise and create an atmosphere in our home that fostered broken children.  I even prayed for it! … Continue reading

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Staying the Course

On Sunday I taught our Adult Sunday School class from 2 Timothy 3.  When we read verses 12-13 “In fact, everyone who wants to live a godly life in Christ Jesus will be persecuted,  while evildoers and impostors will go from … Continue reading

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In Limbo

I don’t know if it’s the weather that has me slightly depressed or what.  I know that we can expect this kind of “spring-like” weather here in Alberta…snow, sleet, drizzle and cold but when the rest of Canada seems to … Continue reading

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What Do I Do While I Wait?

(FaithWriters recently published one of my articles on their weblog.  Thought my readers here on Journey Thoughts would also like to read it.) What Do I Do While I Wait by Lynn Dove For several weeks now, many of my … Continue reading

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Graduation

My daughter headed off to Lethbridge shortly after her high school graduation, to go to university to get her Education degree.  It was a tear-filled day for me as we said, “Good-bye” and left her there at the student residences on … Continue reading

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Whine Kicking

Last May I wrote an article on “Mood Kicking”, a good reminder from Oswald Chambers that “moods never go by praying, moods go by kicking”.  Well Oswald is kicking it again…this time we’re whine kicking! Last Friday, after spending two … Continue reading

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Saddle Up Them Horses!

Our Pastor is a real outdoorsman.  He loves to go hunting, fishing and every year he takes a few men into the back country with him to spend a few days “roughing it”.  Now I like to go camping, but … Continue reading

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