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    The Sale of the 1644 Hymnal

    By Diane Bailey – In today’s Washington Times, there is an article about a Bay Psalm hymnal from 1640 going up for auction and expected to bring about whopping $30 million dollars! It is up for auction...

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  • Praying Hands and Andy Warhol

    This morning, in the Wall Street Journal, an article was placed about the Praying Hands drawn by Albrecht Dürer in 1508. It seems that this artful rendition of a holy moment, has gone “viral”, having found its...

    • Posted 9 years ago
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  • little girls feet
    Just Call Me, Sandwich!

    Okay, let’s just call it what it is! I have entered the sandwich stage of life! I am old enough to have children and grandchildren, and blessed enough to still have parents. But coaching children that are...

    • Posted 10 years ago
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    Rose Petals in the Wind

    The rose bush in spring brings forth its buds with bloom to follow. Then the fading of color, and intoxicating fragrance that distinguishes a rose from any other plant in the garden, as one by one the...

    • Posted 10 years ago
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    My First Born

    It is very warm for a day in February, even for South Alabama standards. I have been married for about two and a half years and today is the due date of our first child. My hands...

    • Posted 10 years ago
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  • small child with kite
    A Message Sent in DNA

    Soap and Baby Lotion are her fragrances. She clutches the blanket, whose color is of tenderness, and whose lace took days to make. Long chocolate ringlets cascade over my shoulder. Her forehead hides in the bend of...

    • Posted 10 years ago
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    String of Pearls

    Micah 7:18 “Who is a God like Thee, who pardons iniquity and passes over the rebellious act of the remnant of His Possession? He does not retain anger forever because He delights in unchanging love.” Have you...

    • Posted 10 years ago
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  • a rose in bloom
    What God has Joined

    In the beginning she was my mother-in-law, a feisty women who did not take “no” for an answer. She and her husband raised seven boys. I watch her flow in and out of sleep. I did not...

    • Posted 10 years ago
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