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Looking at the Past Because of the Present -#2

Sometimes God decides to throw us way up high having us wonder where and when we will land. We have no idea at the time what to expect. Or we might think we do, but soon find out we were wrong. Limitations and losses can shake up our sense of who we are, what’s important and what we feel we have to offer.

Let’s continuing looking back at past posts about my brain affected illness called encephalitis I had years ago.

Click here to open up my story to read how, even though there may be tougher than normal times of your life, smiles can be found…even in fries.

To be continued

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Consider it pure joy, my brothers, whenever you face trials of many kinds….” James 1:2


That ‘First’ List Began

The word First in blue

Do you ever recall a certain thought you’ve had at one particular time? Maybe it was just last week. Maybe last year. Or perhaps it was like that certain thought I had, thirty-one years ago. I still recall how this one certain word began coming to mind with every breath I was taking. That word? First.

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