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Oct.05.2013
Today is the day. After years of thinking that I knew what was right for me. Dating and hanging out with men that I thought I could marry, I am finally marrying a man who God picked for me. He sent him to me and me to him. As I sit in my solitude this morning away from those who love me and in...
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Sep.06.2013
So many people refuse to see the glass is half full. And today I happened to be one of those people.  I woke up feeling great. Realizing that today is one month away from my wedding date of October 5th.  We booked the Community Center months ago and picked out our table linens, silverware...
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Sep.01.2013
I left my oldest son in Atlanta on August 9th. He is attending Morehouse College. When he was accepted and we decided that is where he would go, I encountered so many people whose reaction to my news began with congratulations followed by I know you are going to miss him because he is so far away....
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Sep.01.2013
When I have overdone it in my life something happens that will slow me down. This morning I woke up with a pain on my right side. This is the same pain that I experienced some months ago. The first time I felt that pain I just let it go, I chocked it up to the fact that I was tired and by the...
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Aug.24.2013
  Visiting Georgia in August to take my son to college, there have been several things that I observed. One was seeing the numbers of entire families engaging together as family.  I watched moms, dads and kids shopping together in the grocery store and in the mall, sitting together in...
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Jul.16.2013
George Zimmerman was able to shoot and kill a defenseless 17 year old child, Trayvon Martin, because as he stealthily followed him he had the gun in his hand. He had un-holstered the gun and was walking with the weapon as he talked to the 911 Operator. The 911 Operator that asked George “are you...
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Jun.25.2013
At bible study tonight  we were in 2 Cor 6:11 - 7:16.  Here is when Paul is talking to the people of Corinth telling them that he is coming to them with an open heart and that he loves them and only wants what is best for them. He is asking the people to do the same. Accept him with an...
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Jun.19.2013
I dreamed a dream last week - June 12. I wrote it down June 13. On Saturday June 15, I woke up refreshed. Today we were going to celebrate Fathers Day for the men in the church. The morning was filled with unexpected business. My nephew was dropped off suddenly at 1 a.m. that Saturday...
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Jun.19.2013
I was driving home today listening to KGO radio which has traffic every 5 minutes and listening to the news.  I heard the newsman say that there was going to be dress code this year at the Marin County Fair. Okay. And then the next thing he said was the reason that there was going to be...
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Jun.16.2013
He sent me a link from Amazon for a watch a few weeks ago. It was for a Stuhrling Men's Watch. Without hesitation, I ordered it. I then asked him what he wanted for dinner on Sunday and he said a porterhouse steak with all the fixin's and a coconut cake. I went on line to look up how to cook a...