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Unexplainable Grace

It’s a charmed life Innocence wild Crayola skies for a thousand miles It’s a good life in the happily ever after Last page of a very last chapter It’s the story of a charmed life It’s a charmed life Unexplainable … Continue reading

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Thirty Days of Thankful – Days 17 and 18

“A legacy of life, a legacy of hope, the story of all the things that matter most…” I am thankful for the legacy that has become part of God’s great story.

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Guess I’ll Know When I Get There

Well I started out down a dirty road Started out all alone And the sun went down, as I crossed the hill And the town lit up, the world got still I’m learning to fly, but I ain’t got wings … Continue reading

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Repost (kinda, sorta)

I’m watching “Meet the Robinsons” and it reminded me of a post I did in September 2009. The song at the end of the movie is a good one and would be included in the soundtrack of my life, if … Continue reading

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Family

(Lyrics By Dolly Parton) When it’s family, you forgive them for they know not what they do When it’s family, you accept them, ’cause you have no choice but to When it’s family, they’re a mirror of the worst and … Continue reading

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Right Now

Don’t wanna wait til tomorrow, Why put it off another day? One more walk through problems, Built up, and stand in our way… One step ahead, one step behind me Now you gotta run to get even Make future plans, … Continue reading

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9/28/09, 10:00 am

I ain’t no psychiatrist, I ain’t no doctor with degree It don’t take too much high IQ’s to see what you’re doing to me

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In the End

let it go, let it roll right off your shoulder don’t you know the hardest part is over let it in, let your clarity define you in the end we will only just remember how it feels

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It really is just a matter of time

Confusion Never Stops Closing Walls and Ticking Clocks

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Better Days

And you asked me what I want this year and I try to make this kind and clear just a chance that maybe we’ll find better days ’cause I don’t need boxes wrapped in strings and designer love and empty … Continue reading

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Isn’t it

ironic: definitions from the urban dictionary 1. A situation where the result is a complete reverse (and practical mockery) of what was expected 2. A word heavy misused and abused in conversation today, mostly by people who think that using … Continue reading

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yesterday

Laugh it off let it go and When you wake up it will seem So yesterday, so yesterday

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Family Fun Pack

So we’ve hit the point in the summer where I’ve enrolled the kids in just about any camp I can afford.  Which means we are in the car quite a bit driving to and fro.  I am an avid radio … Continue reading

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Tuning In to Turning Out Alright

If you have spent any time around me by now you know I have a fond affection for country music. Here’s a song I heard this morning on the old fashioned car radio. It tells a little story of days … Continue reading

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Where the River meets the Road

Life’s like a road that you travel on there’s one day here and the next day gone Sometimes you bend, sometimes you stand Sometimes you turn your back to the wind… Too many times we stand aside And let the … Continue reading

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Soaking Up the Sun

From the great theologian Sheryl Crow… It’s not having what you want It’s wanting what you’ve got…

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Muppet Theology

For those of you old enough to appreciate seeing the Muppet Movie you’ll also be old enough to appreciate these lyrics. What kind of movie are you writing? Are you beginning with the end in mind? I hate to sound … Continue reading

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The Other Side of Oz

After listening to Christmas music half the day on old-fashioned FM radio, (and why was that even an option considering Christmas is over a month away???), various country music songs, Rick and Bubba’s commentary on society and some breaking news … Continue reading

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Sufficiency of Grace

In a time when school shootings become headline news and my mind just can’t handle all the heartache I know I am supposed to look beyond the temporal and focus on the eternal. A song I heard yesterday captures my … Continue reading

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Can You Dig It?

I was 6 years old the summer of 1978. I broke my left arm that year and soon after that Mom became pregnant with my middle sister. My Dad was in medical school and I began first grade with tall … Continue reading

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A Psalm of Shelley borrowed from Frances

Written in the 1800′s, this hymn was resounding loud and clear in my mind and spirit when I awoke Saturday morning. I haven’t sung it recently, I haven’t heard it recently and to be honest, I don’t think I’ve ever … Continue reading

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In the Light of Things

From the sixth hour until the ninth hour darkness came over all the land. matthew 27:45 I don’t know that I can really understand the kind of darkness my Heavenly Father demonstrated upon this earth as his Son became my … Continue reading

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