Author Archives: Laura Navarro

Bare Your Bookshelf

I found this information today, thank you Julie. Christian Resources International has a program to send Bibles to pastors and others who do not have access to one. Operation Bare Your Bookshelf is seeking to get “extra” Bibles off the … Continue reading

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Another cat update – we sent BluRay back

Well, it hasn’t worked out like we hoped. BluRay and Bluetooth seemed to be getting along a little bit better, but last night there were a few more episodes of hissing. Plus, BluRay hasn’t used the CatGenie for a few … Continue reading

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Mercy for the impetuous

I admit one of my spiritual battles is accepting that I get God’s grace when I mess up. I don’t know why this is so hard for my heart to figure out. I know it in my head and would … Continue reading

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Hymns to know

I got this from Justin Taylor’s blog. I want to do this. Luckily, November is a hymn I already know 80% by heart. Josh Harris explains that Covenant Life Church released a CD last week entitled How Sweet the Sound featuring ten hymns … Continue reading

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Everlasting Arms

This is actually from Nov 23 but I kept forgetting to put it on my blog. Here it is. 1. What a fellowship, what a joy divine, leaning on the everlasting arms; what a blessedness, what a peace is mine, … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday (mostly)

The cats are getting along much better now: BluRay has found new entertainment, staring at the humidifier waiting for bubbles! Apparently the water in the water dish isn’t fresh enough If only he’d … Continue reading

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The Instinct to Heal

I picked this book up because it was by the same author as Anticancer: A New Way of Life, a book recommended by a friend with breast cancer. He discusses some interesting concepts so I will summarize them here. The … Continue reading

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Cat update

…because someday we’ll want a record of what has been happening. BluRay is skinny and doesn’t like to be picked up. Once we pick him up he doesn’t want to just lie in our arms, he tries to stand up … Continue reading

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I found this over at Mt Hope Chronicles and wanted to share it. httpv:// Check out Advent Conspiracy for more information and ways to get involved. I’ve been thinking about this myself. I have some gifts for just … Continue reading

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What’s on my nightstand in Nov

A quick review of what I read since the last Nightstand entry. I read Antsy Does Time and Everlost by Neal Shusterman, see my reviews here for Antsy and here for Everlost. I assigned Antsy as required reading to … Continue reading

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