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Hokienokie – A Children’s Story about Telling the Truth

https://youtu.be/GfHc64KMK6s Hokienokie?  This name was born when I read the story of Pinocchio to my daughter. She couldn’t pronounce his name, and thus, the name Hokienokie became Legendary.  I love my daughter’s creative new words, her imagination and her joyful outlook on life.  I never want to forget Hokienokie, so today I made him a part of history.… Continue reading Hokienokie – A Children’s Story about Telling the Truth

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You are the Farmer, Not the Seed.

Photo by Jake Heinemann on Pexels.com Once a farmer Sowing seeds Throwing down Thoughtful deeds Some did fall Where they grew Others didn’t Birds then flew Ate the seeds In the path Yummy seeds Do the math Seeds then fell In rocks between Shallow soil Yet, the mean And burning sun Left them dry And… Continue reading You are the Farmer, Not the Seed.

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Speck and the Log – a Children’s Parable

A Children's Story based on the Parable told my the greatest teacher of all time - Jesus. This children's story is based on the Log and the Speck. It teaches children to not brag about ourselves or judge others based on what we can see. Jesus teaches us to love and treat others the way… Continue reading Speck and the Log – a Children’s Parable

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What Goes Up – Must Come Down – REPAIR but not REPENT.

https://youtu.be/2B-XTjhORCM Newton's law - for every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction.  So True!  So true that it is a written scientific law - not a social mandate. This journey we have been on - GLOBALLY - not in my hometown, not in my house, throughout the entire world - is shocking.  Life… Continue reading What Goes Up – Must Come Down – REPAIR but not REPENT.

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Are You Awake to HIS Calling?

2 Thessalonians 1:11-12  With this in mind, we constantly pray for you, that our God may make you worthy of his calling, and that by his power he may bring to fruition your every desire for goodness and your every deed prompted by faith.  We pray this so that the name of our Lord Jesus… Continue reading Are You Awake to HIS Calling?

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Time For Change!

habits, comfort, likes, my way what I do every day   life was shaken habits changed what I did now rearranged   snapped me out of habitual walk stopped and assessed thoughtful talk   everything thinking clear what I do how I steer   navigating family everyday thoughts now clearer every way   where I… Continue reading Time For Change!

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Starting the Day With Jesus

When things look foggy sight not clear you feel sad and start to fear just give to Jesus all your cares bow your head say some prayers read the Book that guides your way what happens to me what it will say   is trust in Jesus no matter what the page I read random… Continue reading Starting the Day With Jesus

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Unpopular or Strong

who was unpopular when you were just 4 and you did something wrong same as you did before   and the person that scolds you and says you were wrong and teaches that lesson so that you don't belong   in a hospital bed with no fingers attached!     (all the moms of the… Continue reading Unpopular or Strong