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Graduation – Then and Now

This morning I attended senior chapel at Seacoast Christian Academy. I worked at this school for 10 years and have known some of the graduates since they were in elementary school. As I sat in the auditorium this morning I started thinking back to my high school graduation (more years ago than I would like […]

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Faith a.k.a Off Roading

To begin with I apologize for my lack of blogging over the past 6 weeks or so. I dance with a ballet company and we had a lot of performances and events that caused me to put my writing on the shelf for a bit. Today I want to talk about faith. Sometimes my reaction […]

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Africa

Over the next few weeks I will be posting about my past 3 missions trips. Here is the first one on my trip to Africa in 2010 Kenya 2010 My journey to Africa was such an amazing experience. It is the furthest I have ever traveled and the road getting there was not easy. It […]

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To Make His Name Great

For those of you who are my friends on Facebook (which I am assuming is all of you since…well I am not famous so who would be looking up my blog….) may have seen a note that I posted about my upcoming mission trip to London. This will be my forth trip in four years. […]

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Spiritual Pas de Deux

In ballet Pas de deux is a dance that is usually performed by a male and female dancer. They are partners. Their rolls tend to be quite different but they depend on each other to equally to create a successful dance. It is the female’s responsibility to help her partner by engaging her body, holding […]

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Was The Stew Worth It?

Today’s text is Genesis 25:27-34. This story involves Jacob and Esau, twin brothers. The Bible tells us that their father Isaac loved Esau (Esau was passionate about hunting) and Rebekah their mother loved Jacob (we are told that he was happy to hang out around the tents- a Biblical mamma’s boy, if you will). One […]

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I Am Bankrupt Without Love

Valentine’s Day is only a few days away. Yippee! (Please note my sarcasm here…). I could rant on and on about how this particular holiday and I are not friends. I am pretty sure we will never be. Even in 20 years when I am married to my forever Valentine (yes I WILL be married […]

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What Part Are You Going To Play?

Here is something that I have learned through my years as a dancer. There are times that you do not get the part that you wanted to play. You wait and wait for the casting list to go up and you spend your days dreaming of your moment when you get to shine in the […]

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What’s Your Sign?

I was driving down the road a few weeks ago and literally started laughing out loud. Standing there on the corner was a poor guy (or girl, I really could not tell) completely covered in a cardboard sign advertising, “We buy gold!!”. When I say completely covered I mean this thing covered the entire top […]

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The Heart of Worship

 Today I would like to talk about worship. There is a story in the Bible that paints such a beautiful picture of worship to me. It is found in the book of John chapter 12 and takes place during the week of Passover and of the crucifixion. Jesus is having a meal in the home […]

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