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Numbers or Words

Learning the twelve-times-table as a child in fourth grade, I wasn’t only discovering about a dozen eggs, a quarter being three, and half being six, I was imbibing a truth that God put in place for us to learn about … Continue reading

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Looking for the Gaps

The South African cricketer, Hashim Amla, said in an interview, ‘I don’t look for where the fieldsmen are; I look for where the gaps are’. What a good piece of advice for life! Regardless of the type of game we’re … Continue reading

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Words of Wisdom from ‘Old Camel Knees’

Tradition has it that James, a servant of Jesus, prayed with great dedication. They say he spent so much time at it, that his knees became calloused from all the kneeling!  He wrote a short letter in the Bible and … Continue reading

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Love in a Mist

I poured the black seeds into their small hands and watched as they scattered them on the soft, dark soil.  The four of us were expecting an abundant crop of blue flowers by summer. Sadly, none of us remembered to check their progress because … Continue reading

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