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Your Name

MOM?!?!?! Yes, Truth, What's up? Mom, why did you name me Truth? All my other friends have names like Belle, Maggie or Major. Even my brothers and sister here are named Samantha, Ace and Renegade.  Sometimes I feel different and others kinda laugh at me because my...

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One Small Cloud!

I have been reading about the life of Elijah and have learned so much from his prayer life. One particular story, from I Kings 18:41-46, tells us about Elijah praying for rain. I wanted to share with you some points that may help and encourage you during your time of...

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“There’s No Need To…”

September 16th was a date that had been circled on our calendar for months. It was the day Truth and I were going to take the therapy test. This is a pass all or fail test that evaluates a dog's obedience in the midst of major distractions; quite the challenge for a...

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The Waiting Room

As Max Lucado says, "I'm in the waiting room." Not the exam room or the emergency room but the waiting room. We all know the exam room and emergency room are not places we want to visit but at least there is action going on in those rooms. Something is getting done....

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That Dog Did It Again!

It was spring break so Truth and I were going to visit our friends from 5th Street Ministry in Buford. (Great ministry by the way) So as we prepared I gathered some of Truth's props  so we could  WOW the kids with her tricks. Hula Hoop, bowling set, Easy button we had...

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What God Did Thursday at Truth’s Place

Thursday turned out to be one of those days I really needed. Saying that it had been a tough week would be the understatement of the year; but the Lord knew just what I needed. Not only encouragement but an eye opening example of Grateful, Giving Hearts all day long....

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I Dare You

Jerusalem is being destroyed. Completely. Men, women, children even the animals. Sounds like a harsh moment for God's people. It is. Make no mistake things are as bad as it gets. Even the Holy Temple is being destroyed. Why? They turned their back on God. Now it...

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Breathe

Have you ever watched a runner go by? They can make it look so easy with so little effort. Having completed a marathon (26.2 miles) I can tell you during my training there were times when I experienced effortless breathing. That is not the case however when you first...

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Finisher or Oatmeal?

“YOU ARE AN IRONMAN!” The words every athlete wanted to hear after completing the grueling 2.4 MILE swim, the 112 MILE bike ride and the 26.2 MILE run! All back to back… the Ironman Triathlon. Tradition has it that the announcer would call out each finishers name...

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“High” Light

It's those unexpected moments that stay with you. Last night was no exception. The Karate Team was setting up; sound system, pads, boards and all kinds of "karate stuff". The kids were gathering and the fun began. Jumping over things and people, flipping each other,...

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