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I thank God for my Auntie Bootie

I thank God for my Auntie Bootie

by Rhonda Barrett ~  I thank God for my Auntie Bootie.  God miraculously saved her out of a life of alcohol and prostitution (she was like the Samaritan woman Jesus met at the well, John Chapter 4). My Mom told me stories about Auntie Bootie and the new person she became through Jesus Christ. I met […]

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Still Not Easy

Still Not Easy

Most days, even after all these years, it’s still NOT EASY for me to make the time to have a “quiet time”.  In the morning when my alarm clock goes off I want to hit the snooze button and go back to sleep.  After all these years it’s still NOT EASY to open my Bible […]

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Good difference or God Difference?

Good difference or God Difference?

God has a plan for our children’s lives.  Our children are divinely created by Almighty God to make a God Difference–more than a good difference–a GOD Difference in the world.  God has entrusted our children into our care, and it is an awesome responsibility. Psalm 127:4 is very interesting; it reads, “Children are like arrows in […]

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WOW-LOVE!

WOW-LOVE!

by Rhonda Barrett ~ God REALLY loves you and me! God REALLY loves our children! God’s Word is His Love Letter to you and me. From beginning to end, from Genesis to Revelation, page after page, story after story God’s Word is all about His LOVE. Recently, I was reading in Genesis, Chapters 1-3.  The Chapter […]

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Pray and Play

Pray and Play

by Rhonda Barrett ~ May is always a month of reflection for me because of Mother’s Day.  It’s a SADSWEET time for me–SAD because my Mother is not here to celebrate and SWEET because one of my greatest joys is being a Mom (and, of course, a Grandma!). My Mom died at the age of […]

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Our Grandchildren-Beaux & Bella!

Our Grandchildren-Beaux & Bella!

It’s been an exciting week!  First of all, Easter Sunday, March 31, 2013 our son Rex baptized his son, Beaux, at Frontline Church in Downtown Oklahoma City.  Dozens of other people were baptized at Frontline on Easter as well. Fast forward the video to 5 minutes and 25 seconds and watch Rex baptize Beaux. Then […]

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24 Mar Posted by in Rhonda's Blog | Comments

Way to…

Way to…

“Before the Passover celebration, Jesus knew that His hour had come to leave this world and return to His Father.  He had loved His disciples during His ministry on earth, and *now He loved them to the very end.” (NLT) In some translations the end of the last sentence reads, “He showed them the full […]

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In my heart, I Heard Him

In my heart, I Heard Him

by Rhonda Barrett ~ “Good Morning Jesus,” I said. I heard Him whisper to my heart, “Rhonda, I have something special planned for you today.” I sat in my “Prayer Corner” and looked at the stack next to me.  The stack includes my Bible Prayer journal Spiritual journey journal “Precious in HIS Sight” Parent’s Prayer […]

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Mary Heart in Martha World

Mary Heart in Martha World

I am the oldest lady attending the weekly Bible study. God is using the ladies, the book we are reading, “Having a Mary Heart in a Martha World”, and of course His word to cause me to examine my life and my heart. One thing unique about the group is–all of the ladies are young, most […]

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02 Jan Posted by in Rhonda's Blog | Comments

Happy 2013!

Happy 2013!

“Happy New Year!”  Have you made any New Year’s Resolutions?  I haven’t. However, as I’ve thought about 2013 and prayed about this new year before me, I want to live every second of everyday to hear His “Well done” NOW. Just imagine what kind of year it could be, would be, if what we do and […]

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