A “shout-out!” to all caregivers

- mum and dad at the Avendelle assisted living home In everything I have shown you that, by working hard, we must help the weak. In this way we remember the Lord Jesus’ words: ‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.’” Acts 20:35 - with site supervisor Jay My focus today is simple: …

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The moment a beautiful light finally faded into eternity. Rest in peace, dad.

“‘“The Lord bless you    and keep you; the Lord make his face shine on you    and be gracious to you;  the Lord turn his face toward you    and give you peace.”’ Number 6:24-26 - dad and me in the beginning of October Okay, friends, this is just the initial post in what may end up as a sequence of thoughts reflecting on the long, good, faithful …

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“You are my God; My times are in your hands.” Notes from Saturday

But I trust in you, Lord;    I say, “You are my God.” My times are in your hands...Let your face shine on your servant;    save me in your unfailing love. Psalm 31 - with my parents late October So Saturday turned out to be a mix of events, both here in Pennsylvania and at home in Wake Forest. Rebekah has been busy …

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When “what we want” does not match “what we need”

Don’t be anxious about anything; rather, bring up all of your requests to God in your prayers and petitions, along with giving thanks. Then the peace of God that exceeds all understanding will keep your hearts and minds safe in Christ Jesus.Philippians 4:6-7 I'd like to begin this morning by talking about how I find the …

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“Busting to make a call” and other fun idioms we all need to know!

- David and Derek So this week Wake Forest has galloped ahead from cool to hot, from early spring to early summer, and Monday saw 80-degree temperatures to go along with all that lovely pollen saturating the air! It also meant I could get dad out and about to explore his new neighborhood and get …

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