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Eucharisteo Art

I mentioned in this update post about my One Word 2011 that I planned to paint an art piece with my word. Last week at art lessons I began. This is the final product. I’m not a great artist, but being able to paint and create is so good for my soul and spirit. I...

It’s All Grace

Hellfire and damnation. That’s almost  all I remember from growing up in a church in the bible belt. That and the pettiness among church members. The bible belt. Known for a church on every corner in the towns and cities and every few miles in the country. The only whisper of grace I ever heard...

One Thousand Gifts by Ann Voskamp

I discovered Ann Voskamp’s blog, A Holy Experience, a few months ago while she was part of a Compassion International team of bloggers. Her words and stories beautifully woven make you stop and breathe in her thoughts. When I discovered she had a book releasing soon there was no doubt I would be buying it immediately....

Keeping Focused

Eucharisteo. I knew choosing this word, this blending of grace, thanksgiving, joy, would challenge me. Three weeks into the new year and yes it is challenging me even more than I anticipated. This post, though, isn’t about that. Today I want to share how I’m keeping my word for 2011 in the forefront of my...

Does Joy Come Easily? Not Exactly.

Does joy come easily for me? I think for some it does. For me? Not so much. I have to work at it. Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is—his good,...