Category Archives: Personal Retreat

My personal mission statement

In case you were following the series I was doing on the command station, the last part (Big Picture) is still in the works. Because I know you’re all holding your breath. HAHA! But in the meantime… I’ve finished a … Continue reading

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Less of me

“He must increase, but I must decrease.” ~ John 3:30 Kid is going on a walk with his dad. Kid decides to walk in front and then decides to go a different direction. Dad says “I don’t think that’s a good … Continue reading

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Attack birds, llamas, and rats, oh my!

My retreat: I laughed, I cried, and somehow I ended up at the beach. My first day of retreat started out great. It was beautiful outside and the drive to Tilikum Christian camp was wonderful. They have a cabin called … Continue reading

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A season in the fire

“He is like a refiner’s fire” – Malachi 3:2 Yesterday I was getting ready for my retreat, shopping and packing and all that, and I was thinking about what all this is about. The Christian walk seems to be one … Continue reading

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Going on a personal retreat

“Be still, and know that I am God!” ~ Psalm 46:10 You are saying so much about really living. I am overwhelmed by the weight of it Once again, bones upon bones upon bones heaped into piles around me. a … Continue reading

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