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Days’d and Confused

By Jo Ann Alo / May 9, 2020 /

Forgive me. But today I’d like to scratch all Days off the calendar. Volunteering many moons ago at a Pregnancy Crisis Center, my first director was a lovely hearted woman. She housed a host more wisdom than I. She taught me, Every appointment of our lives is God appointed. But she was blue this particular…

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Grateful

By Jo Ann Alo / June 10, 2019 /

Suffering with social anxiety makes the heart wilt and the brain blank. It’s been busy. And impossible to write these past few days, but feeling lighter today. So grateful for breeze blowing through bedroom windows. A tall, leafy red oak bouncing off the wind. Welcoming moss roses to our front door. Ham sandwiches and watermelon…

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Day 24

By Jo Ann Alo / June 6, 2019 /

Grandson sleeping with snorkel and mask. Storytime. Goodnight kisses. Thunder. Grandpa’s that juggle. Long evening talks with missed loved ones. Watching tired babies eyes close. Caught up in this verse today: “I will dwell in them.”—2 Corinthians 6:16 Oh my soul, you are not left alone, nor shall you ever be. How extraordinary a God,…

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