Annette R. Smith

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Small Change: Finding Or Never-Minding

Posted on October 21, 2010 at 2:18 PM Comments comments (0)

"God, give us grace to accept with serenity the things that cannot be changed, courage to change the things which should be changed, and the wisdom to distinguish the one from the other." -- Reinhold Niebuhr


In between my housekeeping duties and my article writing, I'm reading Small Change: Little Things That Make a Big Difference. Coauthored by

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Hope For Disappointed Hearts

Posted on August 2, 2010 at 1:45 PM Comments comments (0)

"Hope deferred makes the heart sick..." (Proverbs 13:12, NASB)


This morning I read an article in Christianity Today called "Dealing With Disappointment." Cinde Lucas of Overflow Ministries wrote, "'s not a bad thing to have plans, goals, and desires ...

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Reverses And Setbacks? Trust God

Posted on July 23, 2010 at 1:30 PM Comments comments (0)

"We are hard pressed on every side, but not crushed; perplexed but not in despair; persecuted, but not abandoned; struck down, but not destroyed." (2nd Corinthians 4:8-9, NIV)


In Hope for the Woman's Soul, Barbara Johnson wrote, "Cares are the tools God uses to fashion us for better things." God uses reverses to move us forward, she explained.


What encouraging words, and so full of hope. I d...

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The Positive Side Of Life

Posted on May 27, 2010 at 11:00 PM Comments comments (0)

"...whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable--if anything is excellent or praiseworthy--think about such things." (Philippians 4:8, NASB)


"We cannot change our past. We cannot change the fact that people act in a certain way. We cannot change the inevitable. The only thing we can do is play on the one string we have, and that is our attitude."


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