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Day 28–The best he could

I'm very thankful to the guest writers who participated in the "28 days of love" project this month. It's been inspiring to read about the various ways love and gratitude coincide in so many very different people's lives. I had guest writers lined up every day, but a few people weren't able to write their… Continue reading Day 28–The best he could

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Day 27–Instant love

*Thank you, LaDonna Busby, for writing today's post and for being a daily blessing in so many lives.* Many people have told of meeting someone and having that “love at first sight” feeling.  Not that I doubted them, but I just never thought it would happen to me – but it did. Glen and I… Continue reading Day 27–Instant love

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Day 24–Platitudes

*Special thanks to my friend Emily Baker for writing today's post and also for writing inspiring music.* I write songs sometimes.  Usually they take a long time to germinate, but this one came quickly over the course of a low-lit afternoon in my old, airy living room in Mississippi.   love’s a gentle wind that… Continue reading Day 24–Platitudes

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Day 23–Creativity

*Thank you, Crystal Sharp, for sharing your joy and love for serving others through your talents and abilities and business! Be sure to check out Crystal's Facebook Page.* Lord, Thank you for creation itself and the incredible gifts and talents You so generously entrust to me. May I appreciate and develop these talents, always recognizing… Continue reading Day 23–Creativity

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Day 22–Ur-ine love

*Thanks to my college buddy, Shannon Dickerson, for writing today's post as part of the 28 days of love project. Check out her personal blog as well.* Today I had an appointment with the carpet cleaning people.  I came home from school and waited patiently on the representative to come in and provide an estimate… Continue reading Day 22–Ur-ine love

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Day 21–Count it all joy

*Thank you, Alison Valderrama, for writing such an inspiring piece about an amazing woman. And for being a constant source of encouragement for me as well!* Sometimes we get a wake up call in life that shocks us to the core and leaves us wondering how to put it in the box of faith. For… Continue reading Day 21–Count it all joy

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Day 20–Becoming a vessel

*Thank you, Debra Dickey, for serving as today's guest contributor as part of the "28 days of love" project this February. Debra's a regular contributor to this blog; I'm thankful for the wisdom she shares and for her friendship, too.* [Online ‘Dictionary’ of vessel]  Rare: a person regarded as an agent or vehicle for some… Continue reading Day 20–Becoming a vessel