Joy in the small things

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. There is no law against things like this.Galatians 5:22-23 - Derek Maul Today - Wednesday - I'm going to share a good retirement story. I have written a lot about the difficulty of letting go, changing long-practiced routines, and …

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life = curiosity, and grace, and joy

 Whom have I in heaven but you?     And earth has nothing I desire besides you.  My flesh and my heart may fail,     but God is the strength of my heart     and my portion forever. - Psalm 73:25-26 What a great scripture to start the day! Thanks, Bible Gateway. It's been a busy morning so far …

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“He that is of a merry heart hath a continual feast!”

A miserable heart means a miserable life; but he that is of a merry heart hath a continual feast. - Proverbs 15:15 JOY! Late Thursday morning I drove up to South Hill in Virginia for our favored "grandchild exchange" venue. Cracker Barrel is a good place for lunch, and it's a great place meet halfway between here and …

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