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Return to God

9 months ago

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It’s not just any Wednesday, it’s Ash Wednesday. So much could be said about this day and about the season of Lent. But this passage from Mass this morning is one of my favorite reminders of what this is all about. “Even now, says the Lord, return to me with your whole heart, with fasting,…

What a Week!

10 months ago

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What a week it has been! It’s another Wednesday, but I feel almost like two weeks have been crammed into one. The good news is, the young man (burn victim) for whom many of us have been praying is doing better. Still not out of the woods, but better. On the homefront, Bruce and I…

Finding My Way

11 months ago

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It’s Wednesday again, but I am doing things a bit differently. Usually, on Wednesdays, I post something on my Facebook page about prayer and gratitude. Often, I post late at night. (I am definitely a night owl.) Today I am posting early! But as this post is titled, I am trying to find my way…

Big News!

1 year ago

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In July, I posted some news about a very encouraging consultation I had with an orthopedic surgeon in Chicago. We discussed possibilities for hip replacement, but first I needed to, literally, get moving. I have had about 12 physical therapy sessions, plus I am moving a bit better at home. (Still using my wheelchair, but…

Find Rest

1 year ago

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It’s another Wednesday! My heart and mind are filled with thoughts of friends and family experiencing hard times. Sickness of a child. Struggles in a new job. Death of a loved one. Each of us, at one time or another, is heavily burdened with something. But God promises He will help us carry the burden.…

Kim Padan - Inspirational Speaker