It’s one of those spiritual gifts that people will argue isn’t a gift. Sure it can fit under the listing of mercy but it holds it’s own credential. Compassion is one of those things that so many people struggle with and very few hold to. But my 9 year old daughter shames many of us [...]
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Throughout my last 8 Weeks I have taken a little photo journal to share with you all. It’s kinda neat looking back at my last 2 months and seeing the facial expressions on each. It’s been interesting to say the least. If you would have told me Eight weeks ago that I would [...]
Hello World it’s Heidi again. Larry has obviously taken a writing break. Most likely because it’s been an insanely busy summer (in a good way). I thought I’d give you an update on the Life of the Kozlof’s. God is so faithful and we give him the Glory! He’s been stretching us in [...]
This week is going to be a busy week. Mikayla turns 9 on Tuesday 9!!! I can’t believe it. Bennet will be 7 on Wednesday, again WHERE do these years go?? The kids and myself will be doing a bit of camping this week, while Larry is at work. Bennet has a ”friendship” camp [...]
The shake of smarties indicated that I am to walk over, get on his lap and be ready to hear some ”tale” of Opa and the black bear. I remember listening to these stories, while munching on smarties completely believing every word. Opa would tell us that this Darn black bear would approach him in [...]
I feel like maybe I should change the name of the blog to ‘submission central’ or ‘the art of submission’ and then just gather all the thoughts into a book. Maybe someday that will happen. The conversation in my head has been crazy, all those voices explaining new thoughts on submission and the relationship of [...]
I’ve been thinking about the previous post a little over the weekend and felt I should add some more thoughts to it. So without causing too little a scene, here’s the dose of confrontation for today.
Ever read a verse and thought “I know exactly what that means!” In this case we may have all been wrong the first time we read it, not looking to the surrounding context of the verse. Submission from a wife to her husband has been taught biblically but then abused by some for centuries. Here [...]
If you are in any form of leadership, you most likely have been to a few staff meetings. They may be weekly or monthly and in some bizarre cases annually. But they take place. The function of these meetings takes many forms and far too often they never take the correct form.
In my house three of us love snow. The normal people in the house can’t stand it. Really it’s not the snow, it’s the cold that comes along with it. I understand the need of snow in our area of the world and how it helps heal the land and promote new growth, and the [...]