Hope For The Broken

Simple Truths Blog

    Sometimes, I regress. There are days that I find myself crawling back to my little comfort zone. The one that wants to just hide out from the rest of the world. The one that held me captive for many years. The place where I am safe from rejection. Safe from criticism. Safe from …

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I love music.  Always have. From my days as a little kid playing the piano..to my days of my youth when I sang and played the flute. I just love music. It is an escape of sorts. A refuge. A healing balm even.  I am so thankful that God chooses to speak to us through …

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 For it is not the hearers of the law who are righteous before God, but the doers of the law who will be justified. ~ Romans 2:13 (ESV)    I can watch Cooking shows on TV, collect recipes, buy cookbooks…but that doesn’t put dinner on the table.(just ask my sweet husband..:) )    I can …

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The other night we were watching a documentary on TV and the man made a profound statement. In reference to his terrible childhood, he said: “You can’t live in two places at the same time.” Wow! I mean, that’s so true. You can’t be living in the present if you are still living in the …

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  Here in South Georgia, we are FINALLY getting some REAL Fall weather! To us, a day with a high in the upper 60’s or even low 70’s is amazing! Especially, with a nice cool breeze.    Changes can be nice sometimes. Other times, not so much.    Life is ALL about change though. Think …

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   When I was a little girl, I loved to make grilled cheese sandwiches. The only problem was, when I opened the cheese and removed it from the plastic it would sometimes break. Well, for some reason, I would throw the cheese away if it broke. I suppose I thought that it wasn’t any good …

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“Mere intentions are not to be esteemed as actions.” ~ Unknown Intentional…living my life each day in a way that is always alert and in tune to what surrounds me. Living a life of purpose..a life of actions that follow my intentions. Living each moment in a way that brings glory to God..in everything ! …

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Ephesians 6:10,11 (NIV) ~ Finally, be strong in the Lord and in His mighty power. Put on the full armor of God so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes. I was thinking about some times in my own life when things didn’t go as planned. {<– link to previous post} There …

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I KNOW

Heather Guest Dawkins

Ever told your kids that you wanted them to do a certain chore and you got the response, “I know….” ? Like.. I need you to put your stuff up, etc? Has someone ever reminded you of something that you had to do and you thought or said, “I know.” ? What about this: Has …

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So glad you are joining me today! It is summer vacation for my kids, so we have been on the road quite a bit. I haven’t forgotten you all though! While spending some quiet time with Jesus and some time with our family ..I have several things to share with you. Have you ever been …

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