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  • REJOICE-GOD'S BLOG-3/28/2020

    3/28/2020 1:35:42 AM, by RSSSLHB

    Hear me, O LORD( for Thy loveingkindness (is) good: turn unto me according to the multitude of Thy tener mercies. Psalm 69:16 (KJV) ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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    ,,,,,,,,,,,,, Grace (be- to you, and peace, from God our Father, and from the Lord Jesus Christ. Ephesians ... Read more

  • The Sun is shining! And, a Facebook funny

    3/27/2020 3:47:59 PM, by HEALTHYME98

    The sun is shining today! Yay! Here is a funny story my daughter reminded me of today. Several years ago, I would receive text messages that told me when friends on fb were having birthdays. It said to reply "1" to write "Happy Birthday." So, I would hit "1" I did this for quite s... Read more

  • March 27, 2020 - Remember....

    3/27/2020 1:16:19 PM, by DSHONEYC

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  • A Germophobes daydream...

    3/27/2020 8:09:01 AM, by NILLAPEPSI

    246 I have a few family members who are germophobe & one is rightfully so because she is a scientist. Wash your hands!! ************************ This was on my Mom's Facebook page this morning. She is a retired nurse. This COVID-19 stuff is no joke. https://www.wesh.... Read more

  • these trying times

    3/27/2020 7:26:58 AM, by SMIDGON

    This is Day 8 of self-isolation. It's on the caution side. I have Stress induced Asthma. And, I'm in the hi-risk group. Almost 80. Only hubby is in and out. He's being cautious. He has to get out to go for Dialysis. Only thing that keeps me going is SADIE MAE. I eat as hea... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Friday, March 27, 2020

    3/27/2020 6:20:17 AM, by FRANCESLUCAS

    March 27, 2020 SOMETHING TO BE GRATEFUL FOR Much has been written and said about gratitude. However, many of us don’t practice having a grateful attitude. It takes effort to think about what we are grateful for on a regular basis; however, with practice we can make being grateful a consistent d... Read more

  • JESUS SAID-GOD'S BLOG-3/27/2020

    3/27/2020 5:31:57 AM, by RSSSLHB

    I will go in the strength of the Lord God: I will make mention of Thy righteousness, (even) of Thine only. Psalm 71:16 (KJV) ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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    ,,,,,,,,,,,,, Looking unto Jesus the author and finisher of our (our) faith, who for the joy that was set before H... Read more

  • Riding the Wave of COVID 19

    3/27/2020 5:29:12 AM, by JSTETSER

    Everywhere I look, I see more bad news about the COVID 19 pandemic. Finally, I had to turn off the news. There’s only so much bad news I can listen to. Last night I had a nightmare about the virus, and realized that I have had TOO MUCH BAD NEWS! "What’s in my dreams at night?” My mother in ... Read more

  • Throw-back Thursday...

    3/26/2020 9:01:32 AM, by NILLAPEPSI

    246 Howdy! I hope you all are well. Our Union has been working with management to get people who have underlying health issues out of the building a bit more in the midst of COVID-19. I am off today on Admin. Leave because I have asthma & the new cleaning chemicals are bothering me so... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Thursday, March 26, 2020

    3/26/2020 6:22:50 AM, by FRANCESLUCAS

    March 26, 2020 TEMPTED TO DO NOTHING?? There is not a better time in this world to do good things than right now. Opportunities are all around us to help others. Satan sees this and tries to tempt us to be lazy and to stay in our own little worlds. This virus was all his idea to keep us from ge... Read more

  • LORD SHALL RENEW-GOD'S BLOG-3/26/2020

    3/26/2020 5:36:46 AM, by RSSSLHB

    Come and see the works of God: (He is) terrible (in His) doing toward the children of men. Psalm 66:5 (KJV) ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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    ,,,,,,,,, For He hath made Him (Jesus) (to be) sin For us, who knew no sin; that we might be made the righteousness of God ... Read more

  • The Marvelous Mask Makers!

    3/26/2020 5:16:57 AM, by JSTETSER

    I have not been alone in my mask-making endeavor! There are many more and I don't know all of those lovely people. Last week(3/20/2020) I received a request from my friend Babette to make masks for a hospital. I asked lots of questions and did my research before starting the project. By ... Read more

  • Come Boldly - Joel and Victoria

    3/25/2020 8:45:25 AM, by JOHNWBROCKSR777

    “…So let us come boldly to the throne of our gracious God. There we will receive his mercy, and we will find grace to help us when we need it most...” (Hebrews 4:16, NLT) Many people are trying to earn God’s goodness, trying to be good enough, trying to work hard enough, thinking that then mayb... Read more

  • Schedules....aghhhhhh!!!!

    3/25/2020 8:14:33 AM, by HEALTHYME98

    I know there are a lot of you out there who like me are at home with the kiddos wondering what is going on with school. My days are usually pretty planned out. My mornings have always had a certain ebb and flow. When I thought the K-12 may be going back, I kept my schedule. Now, they are ... Read more

  • THE HELPER-GOD'S BLOG-3/25/2020

    3/25/2020 6:36:39 AM, by RSSSLHB

    And all men shall fear, and shall declare the work of God; for they shall wisely consider of His doing. Psalm 64:9 (KJV) ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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    ,,,,,,,,, I (Jesus) Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the ending, saith the Lord, which (is,) and which was, ... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Wednesday, March 25, 2020

    3/25/2020 6:33:51 AM, by FRANCESLUCAS

    March 25, 2020 BE TRUSTWORTHY Many of us are skeptical. We live in a world where there is so much lying and deceit that it is hard to trust anyone initially. We, ourselves, usually have to earn someone’s trust over time. In order to bear fruit for God, we need to be trustworthy people. The best... Read more

  • Unwanted Spring Snow

    3/25/2020 5:04:06 AM, by JSTETSER

    Yesterday's snowfall amounted to 7 inches. This is not what I want or need, But it’s today’s experience. I shovel away this soft, white heavy, unwanted gift from God. My predictable world grows wild and exciting when I open my heart and accept this beautiful present. The burdens a... Read more

  • Commemorative Jewelry...

    3/25/2020 3:56:42 AM, by NILLAPEPSI

    40 211 Just $9.99 plus shipping & handling. But wait!! If you buy now...you can get a second set for just $5.99. Just pay the extra shipping & handling. Call now! 246 334 Keep smiling!! 334 247 390... Read more

  • Postponing the Olympics! Who else is missing sports?

    3/24/2020 12:17:24 PM, by JPPERSELL

    I found out today as many of you have that Japan is postponing the Olympics until 2021. I am totally bummed about that because I really like the Olympics. Ah well. This is the life we are living right now. Lots of big changes. The Kentucky derby is cancelled too (Is that a sport?) I don't know. ... Read more

  • 2nd Blog.......Ever!!

    3/24/2020 11:50:07 AM, by PBVHCCVH

    This a letter that I sent to all the Teams on which I am the Leader or the Co-Leader. Several people asked if I would post this where anyone could read it, so here it is. Even if you're not on the Teams, I still care about you! MESSAGE TO ALL TEAM MEMBERS During this time of turmoil i... Read more

  • From Patient to Physician - Joel and Victoria

    3/24/2020 9:53:28 AM, by JOHNWBROCKSR777

    “…He comforts us in all our troubles so that we can comfort others. When they are troubled, we will be able to give them the same comfort God has given us...” (2 Corinthians 1:4, NLT) In today’s Scripture the apostle Paul is saying, “You were comforted in the loss of your loved one; help somebo... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Tuesday, March 24, 2020

    3/24/2020 6:03:23 AM, by FRANCESLUCAS

    March 24, 2020 STABILITY AND STRENGTH UNDER STRESS When we are stressed, we are thinking about the moment and worrying about the future. Our focus is limited to how we feel, what we think we know, or what we have heard. Continuing to focus on these things will continue our stress. However, if w... Read more

  • Finding the New Balance

    3/24/2020 5:22:32 AM, by JSTETSER

    I've had so many changes lately! Finding a new balance is difficult and I have become aware of how these changes affect my health! I am getting into a new routine with teaching at home. I find that it takes all my attention and concentration. I do best when I'm home alone and my husband is... Read more

  • MY PEOPLE ARE-GOD'S BLOG-3/24/2020

    3/24/2020 5:15:15 AM, by RSSSLHB

    GIVE ear, O LORD, unto my prayer; and attend to the voice of my supplications. Psalm 86:6 (KJV) ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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    ,,,,,,,,, That (if) thou shalt confuse with Thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised Him (Jesus)... Read more

  • Uh oh!! LOL!!

    3/24/2020 3:57:39 AM, by NILLAPEPSI

    40 334 Keep smiling!! 334 247 390... Read more

  • March 23, 2020 - Lifestyle - that's truly what it takes to make real change

    3/23/2020 3:43:01 PM, by DSHONEYC

    My Wellness Journey has really taught me that it isn't enough to just 'eat the right things' and 'get some exercise' - one needs to re-adapt their lifestyle. It is too easy for humans in this world of plenty to relapse into making choices that are contrary to wellness. That goes for managing stress,... Read more

  • Hope

    3/23/2020 9:20:47 AM, by HEALTHYME98

    Hope Springs Eternal! Trust God and lean on His everlasting arms!... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Monday, March 23, 2020

    3/23/2020 6:07:39 AM, by FRANCESLUCAS

    March 23, 2020 SOW GENEROUSLY Complaining. Gossiping. Whining. We see and hear it all the time. What good does it do? None at all. During hard times and even good times, someone always has something negative to say about things. We may not can stop them from saying these things but we can stop ... Read more

  • Just like Sheldon...

    3/23/2020 5:56:11 AM, by NILLAPEPSI

    Funny, but also sad. I am actually teleworking today for the first time in 32 years of federal government service. We've been asking management for a long time to let us telework one day a week. It's crazy that it took a pandemic to make it happen. I guess back in the office tomorrow... Read more

  • It's Spreading!

    3/23/2020 5:23:40 AM, by JSTETSER

    I have something more contagious than the Coronavirus, and You may have it too! It's faith, hope, and kindness! It is more powerful than any virus because you don't need direct contact. It is still powerful when masked. This is a time when we all need to be contagious with faith, hope, an... Read more

  • O PRAISE THE Lord,-GOD'S BLOG-3/23/2020

    3/23/2020 5:09:02 AM, by RSSSLHB

    Sing unto God, sing praises to His name: extol Him that rideth upon the Heavens by His name JAH, and rejoice before Him. Psalm 68:4 (KJV) ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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    ,,,,,,,,,,,,, I am crucified with Christ: nevertheless I live; yet not I, but Christ liveth in me: an... Read more

  • IT'S BEEN A LONG TIME SINCE I LAST BLOGGED.

    3/22/2020 9:28:08 PM, by SASSYCOLORIST

    Hi everyone. I started thinking about Spark today and how long it's been since I've been involved in the sight. Time to get involved again and be that "Encourager" I like to be. For those of you who don't know, I played alto saxophone in my church "House Band" as our Bishop named us. That is ... Read more

  • Goals and Brain dump

    3/22/2020 9:22:50 PM, by HEALTHYME98

    Well, I loved the SP article about reverse engineering our goals. I followed the process and learned some very interesting things. I highly recommend it. After 15 minutes of writing everything that I want to accomplish, I realized I have a lot of overlapping goals. I was able to narrow everything... Read more

  • I refuse to be depressed during the quarantine

    3/22/2020 5:14:04 PM, by JPPERSELL

    Alot of things are happening in this world of ours lately. Seems the coronavirus has hit our lovely shores. My state is getting hit as are other states. We had an earthquake last week too. It was a 4.5 magnitude. Some buildings in Salt Lake City were cracked. The angel on the Latter Day Saint (mormo... Read more

  • March 22, 2020 - I should say I feel healthy but I think this is all we need...

    3/22/2020 1:44:59 PM, by DSHONEYC

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  • Be on the Lookout - Joel and Victoria

    3/22/2020 1:34:46 PM, by JOHNWBROCKSR777

    "…Every desirable and beneficial gift comes out of heaven. The gifts are rivers of light cascading down from the Father of Light…" (James 1:17, MSG) Just like the sun radiates heat, God radiates goodness. It’s not just what He does; it’s who He is. God’s very nature is good. It’s important that... Read more

  • TED TALKS

    3/22/2020 12:29:50 PM, by REGILIEH

    I was sent an email last evening of Bill Gates on Ted Talks, this was filmed in 2015. I found it fascinating and proved what a visionary Bill Gates is. I knew he was brilliant but did not realize his visionary skills. He predicts this virus, not this particular one but that is what we would b... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Sunday, March 22, 2020

    3/22/2020 9:13:38 AM, by FRANCESLUCAS

    March 22, 2020 FAITH OVER FEAR During these times, it is easy to be afraid. We don’t know what tomorrow will bring. We can’t enjoy the day-to-day routine we are accustomed to. But we do have an opportunity to create a new normal. This new normal will give us some structure and routine in our li... Read more

  • We're In This Together

    3/22/2020 5:26:22 AM, by JSTETSER

    Are you feeling alone and separated from family and friends? Join the party! We have to work together to make it through the pandemic. Our community is only as healthy as the weakest person. Each of us needs to give what we can! Call a friend and tell them that you're thinking of them. ... Read more

  • BUT THOU, O Lord-GOD'S BLOG-3/22/2020

    3/22/2020 4:31:01 AM, by RSSSLHB

    The LORD looked down from Heaven upon the children of men, to see if there were any that did understand, (and) seek God. Psalm 14:2 (KJV) ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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    ,,,,,,,,,,,,, And the glory of the LORD shall be revealed, and all flesh shall see (it) together: fo... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Saturday, March 21, 2020

    3/21/2020 7:26:58 AM, by FRANCESLUCAS

    March 21, 2020 SELF-CONTROL We have probably all heard about this new thing called mindfulness. It is about being more aware of and appreciative of the moment we are in. It is to help us stress less and be grateful more. It is a great practice to do; however, we need to be sure we aren’t focusi... Read more

  • FOR BY GRACE-GOD'S BLOG-3/21/2020

    3/21/2020 5:53:04 AM, by RSSSLHB

    THE LORD hear Thee in the day of trouble; the name of the God of Jacob defend thee. Psalm 20:1 (KJV) ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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    ,,,,,,,,,,,,, Seek ye the LORD while He may be found, call ye upon Him while He (is) near: Isaiah 55:6 (KJV)... Read more

  • Making Masks

    3/21/2020 5:19:53 AM, by JSTETSER

    My world changed yesterday when I got a call from my friend B who told me that hospitals are out of masks and I can help! I started immediately and made over a dozen last night. I've included a link to the pattern for my sewing friends. These are nonmedical masks and will help protect people unti... Read more

  • Live Approved - Joel and Victoria

    3/20/2020 2:56:26 PM, by JOHNWBROCKSR777

    "So then, take your stand! Fasten truth around your waist like a belt. Put on God’s approval as your breastplate..." (Ephesians 6:14, GW) Every morning when you get up, you need to put on God’s approval as your breastplate and say, “Father, thank You that You are pleased with me.” You have to p... Read more

  • SPRING HAS SPRung!

    3/20/2020 8:57:50 AM, by SMIDGON

    ENJOY ! FROM Sadie Mae to all my Friends HAPPY SPRING! GOD HELP US ALL, JANET 😁... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Friday, March 20, 2020

    3/20/2020 6:05:22 AM, by FRANCESLUCAS

    March 20, 2020 A SAFE PLACE A dwelling is defined as a place of residence. It is somewhere that one resides. We all have a place we reside and many of us are probably in that place right now. We are comfortable in that place and we feel safe. Safety is important to us. We practice it at both ho... Read more

  • Keeping My Distance

    3/20/2020 5:31:30 AM, by JSTETSER

    We are in this together, and I want to keep my friends, neighbors, and family safe. I am a healthy person that the medical community fears the most. Someone in my household has a cough and cold, but I do not. I have s sore throat. I am an" asymptomatic carrier of the common cold." In years g... Read more

  • SEARCH ME, O GOD-GOD'S BLOG-3/20/2020

    3/20/2020 5:01:35 AM, by RSSSLHB

    I delight do do Thy will, O my God: yea, Thy law (is) within My heart. Psalm 40:8 (KJV) ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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    ,,,,,,,,,,,,, And after threescore and two weeks shall Messiah (Jesus Christ) be cut off, but not for Himself: Daniel 9:26a (KJV)... Read more

  • Hilarious!! LOL!

    3/20/2020 4:17:00 AM, by NILLAPEPSI

    246 246 I'm still going to work. I wish our agency's leadership would take this virus seriously. They told us yesterday that if we were afraid to come to work, we were welcome to take leave. I don't think they will shut us down unless someone tests positive. That is a sad way to ru... Read more

  • Where did March go ???

    3/19/2020 9:33:20 PM, by BECKY672

    I know its not over yet, Lol but sure feels like it. to me Have been working a lot, Feeling very drained ... Stressful, with the Covid-19 Issues going , Our work place is considered in Quarantine ( Assisted Living Facility) so trying to keep all safe & entertained,& Happy isn't easy... ... Read more

  • March 19, 2020 - Day 6 of my 14 day Detox

    3/19/2020 2:09:21 PM, by DSHONEYC

    Set up to work almost exclusively from home now. Have been going into the office since last Thursday for 3-4 hours mid day, but I think today I have enough to do without going into the office. It is difficult to think about being so 'house bound'... but then there really isn't anywhere I need to go ... Read more

  • Take Off Any Negative Label - Joel and Victoria

    3/19/2020 10:59:32 AM, by JOHNWBROCKSR777

    “...The LORD will make you the head, not the tail…...” (Deuteronomy 28:13, NIV) People constantly put labels on us, telling us what we can and cannot become, what we do or don’t have. People will label you “not good enough, too slow, addict, average.” Many times, these labels are not in agreeme... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Thursday, March 19, 2020

    3/19/2020 6:00:18 AM, by FRANCESLUCAS

    March 19, 2020 FRUIT BEARING WORDS With technology and social media, there are times when people only just hear our voice or read our words. They may not be able to see our actions or expressions. They can’t ready our minds so they do not understand our motives. They are not able to examine our... Read more

  • We Will Survive and Thrive

    3/19/2020 5:05:09 AM, by JSTETSER

    Yes, these are tough days. I’m home teaching my virtual lessons and making the most of it. There’s always extra stress when there’s a change of plans. My schedule has been turned upside down, and it’s uncomfortable for me. I’m figuring out how to teach and enjoy my students from a distance. ... Read more

  • THE LORD THY GOD-GOD'S BLOG-3/19/2020

    3/19/2020 4:19:10 AM, by RSSSLHB

    For the word of the LORD (is) right; and all His works (are done) in truth. Psalm 33:4 (KJV) ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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    ,,,,,,,,, Ah Lord GOD! behold, Thou hast made the Heaven and the earth by Thy great power and stretched out arm, (and) there is nothing t... Read more

  • For your own good...

    3/19/2020 4:07:52 AM, by NILLAPEPSI

    ...you have to stop touching your face. 40 20 246 334 Keep smiling!! 334 247 390... Read more

  • Nothing new under the sun

    3/18/2020 8:58:36 PM, by DJ4HEALTH

    Ecc 1:3 What profit hath a man of all his labour which he taketh under the sun? Ecc 1:4 One generation passeth away, and another generation cometh: but the earth abideth for ever. Ecc 1:5 The sun also ariseth, and the sun goeth down, and hasteth to his place where he arose. Ecc ... Read more

  • Laughter is the best medicine

    3/18/2020 4:33:16 PM, by HEALTHYME98

    True story: Our son was around 3 or 4 when he decided he wanted to sing at a special music event at church. So, he loved the song "God is Bigger than the Boogie Man" by the Veggietales. We practiced. The night came. We rehearsed with the microphone 10 minutes before the program. His... Read more

  • Be Pure in Heart - Joel and Victoria

    3/18/2020 1:41:31 PM, by JOHNWBROCKSR777

    “Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God.” (Matthew 5:8, NIV) When Jesus said “pure in heart,” the word pure in the original language is where we get our word catharsis, which means “cleansing, releasing, purifying.” After surgery, the doctor may put in a catheter, which is from th... Read more

  • RAMBLINGS

    3/18/2020 7:56:15 AM, by SMIDGON

    HEAVEN HELP US ALL! THIS TOO SHALL PASS. I DECIDED I would send some light harted pics yesterday. I took the pics, but, when I started to send them, something different happened I lost all focus so, I decided I better just back off. That was 7p.m.. I woke up at 9p.m.. I gue... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Wednesday, March 18, 2020

    3/18/2020 6:38:19 AM, by FRANCESLUCAS

    March 18, 2020 GOODNESS AND KINDNESS Despite what news and posts we read about, there is goodness and kindness in this world. There is also something we can do to increase the goodness and kindness in this world. We can create it. We can plant seeds of kindness by doing good to others. We can g... Read more

  • MAY GOD TAKE CARE-GOD'S BLOG-3/18/2020

    3/18/2020 6:28:19 AM, by RSSSLHB

    But the salvation of the righteous (is) of the LORD: (He is) their strength in the time of trouble. Psalm 37:39 (KJV) ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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    ,,,,,,,,,,,,, And thou shalt come from the place out of the north parts, thou, and many people with thee, all of them rid... Read more

  • My Positive Pandemic Plan

    3/18/2020 5:21:58 AM, by JSTETSER

    Every so often, fear and stress show their ugly faces, and I over-react. Yesterday I got so angry at my husband after I broke my laminator. I needed to get some pages laminated for my students. Now I need to order another one or make the trip into Staples. I did not need to get angry, b... Read more

  • Easy Christmas shopping...

    3/18/2020 4:04:36 AM, by NILLAPEPSI

    246 334 Keep smiling!! 334 247 390... Read more

  • Happy St. Patrick's Day

    3/17/2020 9:42:58 PM, by HEALTHYME98

    Hope your day was wonderful! It was quiet here. We took a walk this evening. Very relaxing. What are you doing to drown out the stressors of right now?... Read more

  • Light Comes Bursting In - Joel and Victoria

    3/17/2020 7:09:47 PM, by JOHNWBROCKSR777

    "When darkness overtakes him, light will come bursting in…" (Psalm 112:4, TLB) We know that God is always with us, but the psalmist says that in times of difficulty, God is very present. You’ll never see the fullness of who God is if you’re in the light all the time. It’s in the storms, in the ... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Tuesday, March 17, 2020

    3/17/2020 7:29:00 AM, by FRANCESLUCAS

    March 17, 2020 THE GOOD AND BAD OF GREEN Today we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. The color green is popular on this day. It is the color of spring and of new things. When we think of the color green, we may think of traffic lights, grass, a green thumb, green cleaning and even the Incredible Hulk... Read more

  • Take Good Care of Yourself!

    3/17/2020 5:18:00 AM, by JSTETSER

    This pandemic has helped me understand just how important it is for me to take good care of myself, and to become much more aware of any changes in my body. According to healthline.com, flu symptoms include the following: fatigue sudden fever (usually above 100°F [38°C]) scratchy or sore t... Read more

  • Yay!!! We need it!!

    3/17/2020 4:17:06 AM, by NILLAPEPSI

    440 137 441 Soooo, I work for the federal government. Most everyone in my office is allowed to telework, but they have never let anyone who does the job that I do telework, so they are making us all come in & work our normal schedule. Please pray for us, y'all. Thanks!! ... Read more

  • PREACHING CHRIST-GOD'S BLOG-3/17/2020

    3/17/2020 3:55:34 AM, by RSSSLHB

    THE FOOL hath said in His heart, (There is) no God. They are corrupt, they have done abominable works, (there is) none that doeth good. Psalm 14:1 (KJV) ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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    ,,,,,,,,, For the LORD (is) our judge, the LORD (is our lawgiver, the LORD (is... Read more

  • Need a laugh? Take a gander!

    3/16/2020 9:06:17 PM, by HEALTHYME98

    Well, it has been another day of ups and downs. Our church did finally cancel all in person meetings. We are working to have virtual meetings as well as live feed of the service that isn't happening? How does that work? Anywhoo… I promised a laugh or chuckle. Here are some fun pics to make... Read more

  • Rule Your Spirit - Joel and Victoria

    3/16/2020 8:39:13 AM, by JOHNWBROCKSR777

    With news of the Coronavirus, Victoria and I want to pray a prayer of peace, provision, and protection over you today: "Father, I thank you for your protection that is found in our faith in Christ. You are our protector, shielding us from sickness and disease. You are our provider and our peace. You... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Monday, March 16, 2020

    3/16/2020 6:47:56 AM, by FRANCESLUCAS

    March 16, 2020 CHOOSE PEACE It seems like every day we are told about something new in this world that can cause problems or issues. There is news of wars, sickness, poverty and destruction. Focusing on these things of the world is not going to do much for us expect keep us uptight and worried ... Read more

  • IF WE CONFESS-GOD'S BLOG-3/16/2020

    3/16/2020 6:39:27 AM, by RSSSLHB

    (There is) no speech nor language, (were) their voice is not heard. Psalm 19:3 (KJV) (THANK YOU JESUS FOR GOING TO THE CROSS FOR ME AND THE WORLD) ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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    ,,,,,,,,, He (Jesus) oppressed, and He was afflicted, yet He opened not His mouth: H... Read more

  • Teaching from Home & Staying Healthy

    3/16/2020 5:22:23 AM, by JSTETSER

    I'm a public School teacher, in the process of learning to teach from my home. For the next 3 weeks, I have no commute which will save me over an hour. I have a lot to learn since I've never done very much remote teaching. The teacher has a lot to learn before I can teach my students. Wednesd... Read more

  • No TP?

    3/16/2020 4:19:21 AM, by NILLAPEPSI

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  • Church and Hope

    3/15/2020 8:03:41 PM, by HEALTHYME98

    Thank you to everyone who answered my question about what your churches did today. My daughter and I went and sat in the balcony. It was nice to worship. We had youth tonight. Only 10 there. Great meeting though. The thought of hope is what I want to focus on. The stress of the ever growing closin... Read more

  • The Real You - Joel and Victoria

    3/15/2020 1:16:48 PM, by JOHNWBROCKSR777

    "...Each time he said, “My grace is all you need. My power works best in weakness.” So now I am glad to boast about my weaknesses so that the power of Christ can work through me…" (2 Corinthians 12:9, NLT) We live in a society that stresses image. It’s easy to go through life trying to impres... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Sunday, March 15, 2020

    3/15/2020 7:50:53 AM, by FRANCESLUCAS

    March 15, 2020 GIVE FROM THE HEART We feel good when we give gifts and we want the receiver to be happy with the gift as well. When we give from the heart, it can be felt by others. We see early in the Bible that God appreciates and rewards a giving heart. Abel brought a more acceptable offerin... Read more

  • Pandemic Opportunities

    3/15/2020 5:21:18 AM, by JSTETSER

    The last few weeks have been difficult. I am unable to visit my mother, and she is getting anxious. The bus drivers in my family can't work and will not get paid. Tomorrow I meet with other teachers to learn if the school will be in session, and how it will be handled. In the middle of all... Read more

  • SEEK YE THE LORD-GOD'S BLOG-3/15/2020

    3/15/2020 5:02:46 AM, by RSSSLHB

    For the righteous LORD loveth righteousness: His countenance doth behold the upright. Psalm 11:7 (KJV) ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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    ,,,,,,,,,,,,, Sing unto the LORD; for He hath done excellent things: this (is) known in all the earth. Isaiah 12:5 (KJV)... Read more

  • The church question

    3/14/2020 8:46:24 PM, by HEALTHYME98

    I totally believe God did not give us the spirit of fear! I also know He gave us wisdom. So, what to do about going to church tomorrow. We actually will have 2 there who have just returned from the UK on Friday. So, ?????? Several churches have cancelled services for tomorrow. A friend called to... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Saturday, March 14, 2020

    3/14/2020 7:21:49 AM, by FRANCESLUCAS

    March 14, 2020 PREPARATION IS THE KEY TO SUCCESS There are so many things we prepare for in life. Right now it’s tax season and we are preparing to report our income and settle up with our taxes. We also prepare for fun things like vacations and babies. It is said being prepared is the key to a... Read more

  • Jackie's Healthy Smoothie

    3/14/2020 5:36:30 AM, by JSTETSER

    Jackie’s Healthy Smoothie ⅓ Cup chopped kale leaves, oregano leaves, parsley or swiss chard ½ banana ½ cup blueberries ⅔ cup Vegetable juice (I make my own) 1 Tablespoon Flaxseed meal 1 cup of Kefir For the past 5 years, I have been making a morning smoothie. I drink... Read more

  • JESUS IS THE WAY-GOD'S BLOG-3/14/2020

    3/14/2020 5:33:40 AM, by RSSSLHB

    The LORD (is) in His holy temple, the LORD'S Throne (is) in Heaven: His eyes behold, His eyelids try, the children of men. Psalm 11:4 (KJV) ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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    ,,,,,,,,,,,,, The wolf also shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid;... Read more

  • Don't forget the soap!

    3/13/2020 8:28:28 PM, by HEALTHYME98

    Have any of you been to the store and noticed people stocking up on toilet paper? I mean they are almost hoarding. But, I do not see people running out with soap...hand sanitizer, yes. But, soap, no. Well, I have gotten to the point already where I need to shut off news and social media befo... Read more

  • Be a Pit Praiser - Joel and Victoria

    3/13/2020 2:01:33 PM, by JOHNWBROCKSR777

    “…He lifted me out of the slimy pit, out of the mud and mire; he set my feet on a rock and gave me a firm place to stand. He put a new song in my mouth, a hymn of praise to our God...” (Psalm 40:2–3, NIV) When God sees you praising Him in the pit, praising Him in the storm, praising Him in the ... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Friday, March 13, 2020

    3/13/2020 5:52:28 AM, by FRANCESLUCAS

    March 13, 2020 ADD VALUE It is motivating when we see someone one act in love toward another. It is also motivating when we see someone doing good works for another. It not only motivates the one doing it and the one receiving it, but it motivates those who witness it. We are called to think o... Read more

  • TRUST IN THE LORD-GOD'S BLOG-3/13/2020

    3/13/2020 5:50:31 AM, by RSSSLHB

    IN THE LORD put I my trust: how say ye to my soul, Flee (as) a bird to your mountain? Psalm 11:1 (KJV) ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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    ,,,,,,,,,,,,, And one cried unto another, and said, Holy, Holy, Holy, (is) the LORD of Hosts: the whole earth (is) full of His glory. Is... Read more

  • My Mom and The Corona Virus

    3/13/2020 5:12:27 AM, by JSTETSER

    I cannot visit my Mom because her nursing home is under a strict "No Visitors Until Further Notice" because of the COVID 19 virus. I think that Scott Wheeler, owner of the Quabbin Valley Healthcare made a wise and proactive choice. He closed The Quabbin HealthCare Facility to all visitors. ... Read more

  • Unicorns & Dinosaurs

    3/12/2020 9:28:10 PM, by SURFIE

    Sometimes I'm the unicorn, sometimes I'm the triceratops. 246 But I always want breakfast. 4 Have an excellent day, Spark Fam! Make it count!... Read more

  • He’s Got This - Joel and Victoria

    3/12/2020 12:04:13 PM, by JOHNWBROCKSR777

    "…Not a scratch was found on him, for he had trusted in his God." (Daniel 6:23, NLT) In Daniel 6 is the story of how the enemies of Daniel conspired to get him arrested and thrown into the lions’ den for refusing to stop worshipping God. Daniel’s attitude was, “God has me in the palms of His ha... Read more

  • Wash your hands!!!

    3/12/2020 8:34:53 AM, by NILLAPEPSI

    Washing your hands prevents the spread of all kinds of things...flu, the common cold, coronavirus, to name a few. It is recommended that you wash your hands for at least 20 seconds. If you sing the "Happy Birthday" song (aloud or in your head), that's about 20 seconds. I find ... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Thursday, March 12, 2020

    3/12/2020 5:47:24 AM, by FRANCESLUCAS

    March 12, 2020 GETTING THROUGH HARD TIMES We don’t like to suffer. We want to have a good life. However, suffering is inevitable. Everyone has to suffer in some form or fashion. As believers, we know we are going to suffer more because we believe in God. Jesus did and we will as well. However, ... Read more

  • THY THRONE, O GOD IS FOR EVER AND EVER-GOD'S BLOG-3/12/2020

    3/12/2020 5:36:54 AM, by RSSSLHB

    He restoreth my soul: He leaders me in the paths of righteousness for His name's sake. Psalm 23:3 (KJV) ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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    ,,,,,,,,,,,,, ARISE, SHINE; for Thy Light (Holy Spirit) is come, and the glory of the LORD (Jesus) is risen upon Thee. Isaiah 60:1 (KJV... Read more

  • Meditation and Knowing Myself

    3/12/2020 5:22:49 AM, by JSTETSER

    Meditation I look at my meditation as a time to find the wisdom that is within me. It’s as though I’m letting my heart preach a sermon to my mind. This is a time to listen and be still. Sometimes I hear the message of love, letting me know that I am who I am, and that is good! Other ti... Read more

  • Thought and Prayer for Wednesday, March 11, 2020

    3/11/2020 5:59:19 AM, by FRANCESLUCAS

    March 11, 2020 RESPONSIVE HEARTS If we want to truly bear fruit for God, we need responsive hearts. Our hearts need to be ready to hear God and obey Him. Our hearts should be cleansed regularly by God through repentance and prayer. A responsive heart is also one that is compassionate toward oth... Read more

  • THE WORD (JESUS) WAS GOD-GOD'S BLOG-3/11/2020

    3/11/2020 5:21:55 AM, by RSSSLHB

    Depart from evil, and do good; seek peace, and pursue it. Psalm 34:14 (KJV) ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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    ,,,,,,,,,,,,, Let us lift up our hearts with (our) hands unto God in the heavens. Lamentations 3:41 (KJV)... Read more

  • My Secret Ambition

    3/11/2020 5:01:24 AM, by JSTETSER

    It's our ambitions that keep us moving forward and our life interesting. I have always wanted to go on the PBS TV show Finding Your Roots with Educator Henry Louis Gates Jr. My grandmother Harriett Bullard voted at town elections in 1902- long before women had the national right to vote. Here ... Read more

  • So adorable!!!

    3/11/2020 4:02:44 AM, by NILLAPEPSI

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