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Day 26 – Self-Care Sunday

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Find a show you love and binge-watch.  Best self-care ever.  I’ve never actually binge-watched a show before and it’s been so much fun.  I’ve even given up Mindy and Doctor Who for Gilmore Girls.  I’m partway through Season 3.  So here’s lots of GG love.   69 Fabulous Lorelai Gilmore Quotes That Show Why She’s The Greatest         …

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Day 25 – Songs for Saturday

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Let the Spider Run Alive – Moddi because we’re all one of a kind sleeping in the line of fire now if you want to live and thrive let the spider run off – run alive! Holes – Passenger Well sometimes you can’t change and you can’t choose And sometimes it seems you gain less than you lose Now we’ve …

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Day 23: Fight the Darkness

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  Rachel: birthing Benjamin Madeleine L’Engle   Fight the darkness. Fight. Let the night not rise. Push the shadows back with tearless eyes. Fight the darkness. Bright is the loving heart pierced by the sword of light, thrusting the darkness back. Let night not rise. Fight the darkness. Start the fear-filled fight. Love is the one surprise that startles the …

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Day 22 – Dancing On Fear

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 Bumped from the archives to continue the theme of fear – and wow. We’re coming up on the 25th anniversary this year.     “The wall was an edifice of fear…For 28 years, East Germans could not even approach it. On Nov. 9, 1989, people danced on it — and the world looked different afterward” — German President Horst Koehler.   …

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Day 21 – Harry Potter

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One of these days I’m going to have a post about how much I love this series and how angry I am at being told it was the devil.  But since I’m only 2 books in, I’ll wait.  Maybe Satan shows up in book 3. In the meantime, here are some possibly demonic quotations that might also be good reminders for Walking …

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Day 20 – Christians Who Are Afraid

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  I’m reading Harry Potter for the first time, finally, and of course, it’s amazing.  And that fact has left me wondering just what exactly the point of being a Christian is. Because it seems to me that everything I was taught growing up in church was just a big exercise in isolationism. My faith was shaped by fear. There …