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“This is the day the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.” –Psalm 118:24 “In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.”                      – Abraham Lincoln February is my birth month and this year marks 47 years of living for this chick. 47 Years. Holy cow!! Some of you are thinking:  ‘that’s so old!’ and others are thinking: ‘that’s young!’ (I only know this, because a few of you have told me so … you know who you are!) I'm discovering it’s just the right age: I may not easily stay up until 2 in the morning anymore, but...

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"One night the Lord spoke to Paul in a vision: Do not be afraid; keep on speaking, do not be silent." --Acts 18:92016 - What will it bring? I don't know, but I'm excited to discover it!One thing I will be adding to my bag-full-of-goodies is the monthly mental exercise of writing a blog post. With it, I will be stretching my capacity to articulate all those chaotic thoughts that roll around in my brain and strengthen my trust and faith in the Creator of life.  Why? Let me take you back to October 2012...Five months after being hospitalized for a freak incident that left me with 3rd degree burns on my legs and right hand, I found myself at...

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