Jesus Glitter Blog

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If You Want to Win, Bet on a Sure Thing!

This past week I went into a convenience store to purchase a drink. As I was waiting in line, there was an older gentleman who could barely walk standing at the counter. The attendant was trying to be helpful to him, but his voice was so soft you could barely...

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5 Ways to Empower Your Adult Child

  Parenting children is difficult, but parenting young adult children is even harder. As they begin to desire independence we soon realize their need for us isn’t as great as our need for them. Here are some tips to help you in the transition. Give Them Space  Let’s face it,...

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Be Careful Little “I”s What You See

Sometimes I don’t like myself. I can be pretty stubborn and sarcastic. My temper can flare up over the stupidest things. I hate it when I do it. I feel ashamed and guilty for my actions. There have been times when I was greatly offended by something which wasn’t that...

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The Day My Washing Machine Taught Me a Valuable Lesson

Laundry! How can two people dirty so many clothes in one week of vacation? Well, Hubs went fishing every day, and let’s face it – when you are fishing, there are usually worms, squid, fish or some other disgusting smelly thing being used for bait. There were also intense walks...

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My Book Review: The Most Excellent Way To Lead by Perry Noble

“The Most Excellent Way to Lead” by Perry Noble starts with a scripture commonly read at weddings and uses it as a blueprint for great leadership. Examining the context surrounding Paul’s letter to the church in Corinth, Noble asserts that 1 Corinthians 13 is an example of how leaders in...

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Guarding Your Heart from What Lies Beneath the Surface

  Last week my husband and I went on a vacation to Myrtle Beach to celebrate his fifty-something birthday. My husband loves to fish, and this year was no different. Most days we would find ourselves sitting on the pier with bright sun and blue skies, listening to the sound...