Feeling Like Job

Job complains his way through chapter 7. Let’s take the time to compare his attitude to our own.

Job says… “Human life is a struggle, a life sentence to hard labor. A longing for quitting time and payday. …

Can’t ever get ahead? Wonder how to make ends meet? Try this plan for size.

First, make a plan! That should be obvious. ((See Luke 14:8)

Then get out of debt. Some suggest paying down smaller debts first while others say pay the higher interest ones first. The most important…

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Luke 11 is about our attitude to prayer. Jesus was praying in a certain place; just Jesus and Jesus alone. The disciples were watching him and maybe even listening to him pray.

No doubt Jesus prayed with meaning and fervour. Just look at his prayers in the Garden of Gethsemane…

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Happy Daze

We sat in the doctor’s office with my seventy-five-year-old dad. The diagnosis meant a five-hour surgery. He seemed overly quiet, almost morose.

I said, “Dad, this is nothing. We’ve all had longer surgeries than that. It’s no big deal.” …

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I am too old.

I don’t have the right education.

I have no family backing.

I have no money.

I dislike the whole idea.

I don’t feel safe doing that.

I am not sure it is God’s will.

I will have to move.

I don’t like moving.

I will have…

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Who is Gay and Why Do You Care? I ask you honestly, why do you care? What business is it of yours if someone is a stay-at-home housewife, a vegetarian, or gay? Does their being what they are, make you bigger or more important? No. …


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I feel compelled to warn you. I don’t want anyone leading you off on some wild-goose chase, after other so-called mysteries, or “the Secret.”

My counsel for you is simple and straightforward: Just go ahead with what you’ve been given. You received Christ Jesus, the…

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“I did a push up today. Well, actually, I fell down. But I had to use my arms to get up so you know; close enough.” Who are we kidding? That is a lie!

Yet equally ridiculous things are said every minute of every day and we take them at…

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Don’t brag about your 20/20 vision. It doesn’t mean you see perfectly. 20/20 is just a term describing how well you see at twenty feet. In England the doctor would say you have 6/6, meaning a distance of 6 meters not 20 feet.

20/20 or 6/6 means there is sharp…

How to Triple Your Medium Income in 30 Days

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Yes, it seems unbelievable but I did just that!

I got three times more money from Medium this month…three times more than last month!

Perhaps like me, you struggle for that that big payout that others brag about. Well, who doesn’t? Just remember nothing comes from just waiting around. …

Brenda J Wood

Canadian Brenda J Wood is the A-B-C gal because she has survived and written about Abuse, Bulimia, Cancer, Death, Entertainment, Food, Gluttony and Humour.

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