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A Christmas Memory

I get a little sentimental when it comes to Christmas and usually I don’t take the tree down until after the New Year, but this year, I had a real tree. Needless to say, it came down less than 24 hours after Christmas because it had started to shed everywhere!  Normally, the day after Thanksgiving, I… Read More A Christmas Memory

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I’ll Never Lack

I wrote this song when we were living in our first apartment.  I was pregnant with our first child.  We were believing God for our first house.  There was talk at Jeremy’s job of mass lay offs.  The day they released the news that there would be significant lay offs, fear struck my heart. How… Read More I’ll Never Lack

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Our Inspiration Story

One fourth of July we were out taking a family hike in the Bastrop State Park.   We came to a place along a trail where someone had hung the American Flag.  Staring at the flag, a streak of boldness hit Laura, (a.k.a Mom) and she boldly sang out the Star Spangled Banner from her heart… Read More Our Inspiration Story

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David’s Tent Update

Photo by Jeremy Cates We arrived on October 14th at the big white tent that was set up in front of the Washington Monument.  Our hearts were excited.  A steady flow of passersby was making the trek around the Monument’s lawn.  People of all cultures and races, cyclists, joggers, tourists, and those going to and from work… Read More David’s Tent Update

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The Law of Liberty

by Henry Morris, Ph.D.   “So speak ye, and so do, as they that shall be judged by the law of liberty.” (James 2:12) On Independence Day, Americans should give thanks to the Author of liberty that we have been privileged to live in this “sweet land of liberty,” where we can worship God freely,… Read More The Law of Liberty