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About hungryforjesus

A very blessed wife, mom and stepmom to six kids and a homemaker-in-progress. Always hungry for Jesus, but filling up that empty place with junk more often than not. Join me in choosing "the better part".

TV fast for Lent

Yes, in March we decided to fast television as a family during Lent. This also includes electronic devices such as the computer, Nintendo DS, etc. Hence my infrequent posting. However, this has been pretty fabulous for our family in general. … Continue reading

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Insights in Matthew, and the Gifts continue…

I’ve decided to read the New Testament in order from Matthew to Revelation. I keep my copy of The Message bible near my bed where I nurse the baby to sleep so that I can snag a minute of quiet … Continue reading

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One Thousand Gifts

If you haven’t yet read Ann Voskamp’s One Thousand Gifts, I encourage you to order a copy today. In the book, Ann shares how keeping a written record of the gifts God has given developed a life of gratitude within … Continue reading

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Daniel Fast Wrap-up

Ah, so much for my intent to post regularly during my fast. My days slipped away in diapers and feedings and an infected big toe and now the fast is over. However, despite my waywardness, God’s faithfulness sustained me during … Continue reading

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Daniel Fast Day 2

And so I begin the Daniel Fast for the second time. I feel much more confident than I did during my fast last March. I’m anticipating 3 weeks of increasing self-discipline and devotion to the Lord. And hopefully not too many … Continue reading

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What true freedom is

I found myself in Galatians 5 today. Verse 1 in the Message says: Christ has set us free to live a free life. So take your stand! Never again let anyone put a harness of slavery on you. I think … Continue reading

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Back in the Saddle

Tonight was my first night back on worship team since before I had Rebekah. Honestly, I was pretty nervous and unsure of myself. I figured I had forgotten most of the basics of playing bass guitar after 3 months off, … Continue reading

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