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Illusions

My father was not a stingy person. Not by any means. My parents gave generously to many people and many causes, especially the church and Christian education. They were always ready to help someone in genuine need. But even so, … Continue reading

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Reading and Fund-Raising

Hardly a weekend goes by in Nairobi without people being out on some kind of a walk or run for a worthy cause. You can read the t-shirts: ‘Heart Run.’ ‘Save the Elephants.’ ‘Cancer Awareness Walk.’ It’s all good! As … Continue reading

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Like a Child: Hold on Tight

I was blessed to cuddle with a precious 4-month old baby this evening. The temperatures were cool, so I was holding her closely — face to face. Ha! I was painfully reminded why I chopped off my long hair soon after … Continue reading

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The Power of Faithfulness

On the first day of the week, very early in the morning, the women took the spices they had prepared and went to the tomb. These women were on a mission. They had prepared themselves, then they waited for the … Continue reading

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Like a Child: Quite a Journey~

Ooooh my goodness. When I started the “Like a Child” series exactly one year ago, I had no idea it would have so many posts. This has been quite a learning experience for me! Several of you have commented on … Continue reading

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Until Next Year?

Confession: I was hesitant to have another Bible Read-a-Thon in 2015. But those who participated last year really insisted that we needed to hold the event again. “Okay,” I reasoned, “we can do it, but I will find other people to lead … Continue reading

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Day 9: ON TO THE NEW

The Old Testament ends with a sense of great expectancy. The exiles have returned. The walls of Jerusalem  and temple have been rebuilt. The prophets, while still recounting the sins of Israel and the disgrace of her downfall, are now … Continue reading

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