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Homesteading Resources – By State!

The good people at TaylorMadeHomestead.com have compiled a list of homesteading blogs and websites and they have arranged them by state.  So if you are looking for a local resource for homesteading, take a look.  I happen to be on … Continue reading

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Things that go bump in the Night

I’ll start with the bumps first.  Tonight while I was coming back inside after working out in the barn, I heard what sounded like someone pounding wooden posts just out in the field.  As it was around midnight, this took … Continue reading

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Quick Weekend Recap

This weekend was filled with all sorts of activities for all of our family members.  Here are some highlights. Oreo is still enclosed within the now electrified fence.  She definitely respects the fence.  I picked up a fence tester at … Continue reading

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DRR 5/5 A Strong Tower

I really need to get back in the habit of doing the daily reading and reflecting on it, so here’s to a new start. The reading that touches me from today is the gospel reading. Too often I find myself … Continue reading

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Be Bold

I was struck by the reading from Acts. Here are these men whose very lives are in jeopardy every time they preach the name of Jesus, and they are asking to do it more boldly. I need to be more … Continue reading

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Daily Reading Reflections 4/14 : Called to Greatness

I loved this part of Isaiah 42:6-7 “I, the Lord, have called you for the victory of justice, I have grasped you by the hand; I formed you, and set you as a covenant of the people a light for … Continue reading

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DRR 4/10 God’s Adopted Family and Joy

Today in the OT God promises that He will be our God.  Through Jesus we have been adopted into the family of God, along with the literal descendants of Abraham.  But God told Abraham, “On your part, you and your … Continue reading

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DRR 4/6 They Began to Believe?

The part that really hit me when the NT was read at mass yesterday at the vigil was that after Jesus raised Lazarus, then the people “began to believe in him”.  I thought to myself, “really, they just began to … Continue reading

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DRR 4/2 What Would I Have Done?

The Psalm for today is so comforting.  It speaks of all God’s wonderful qualities and reminds me that even though I am a sinner and daily fall short of His glory, He will lift me up.  I truly take great … Continue reading

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DRR 3/31 Pity and Faith

I really like the last verse from Psalm 30 today. Hear, O Lord, and have pity on me; O Lord, be my helper. You changed my mourning into dancing; I Lord, my God, forever I will give You thanks. Another … Continue reading

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