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The One Way to A Whole Heart Is A Broken One (The Whole Heart of Christmas)

By Jo Ann Alo / December 17, 2020 /

It feels like a whole other lifetime since then — the hour my husband confessed his moment of infidelity. A split second can change your life forever, but what you ultimately uncover can change your future for the better. Nothing helps us become more like a child quite like The Child who became a man.…

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Silk or Denim

By Jo Ann Alo / October 30, 2011 /

For John the Baptist came neither eating bread nor drinking wine, and you say, “He has a demon.” The Son of Man has come eating and drinking, and you say, “Look, a glutton and a winebibber, a friend of tax collectors and sinners!” But wisdom is justified by all her children.” Luke 7:33-35 Do you…

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Babies and Presidents

By Jo Ann Alo / May 27, 2011 /

If you put a 7 week old baby on the floor they can not go anywhere. They can’t get up and walk. They can’t even crawl from point A to point B. They kick and punch, and turn their head, and build muscle strength, but without a mature life source they will never leave that…

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Jesus

By Jo Ann Alo / October 9, 2010 /

I have a friend. She is very kind and thoughtful. Gracious and generous. We laugh about silly things, and always look forward to seeing each other. I love her. She believes Jesus was a great prophet. A holy man. She believes that he was God’s son. She says that she respects Jesus very much. She…

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