Church Lady Chronicles

by Mable Hill

Life's JourneyHave You Been Down These Roads?

If you read my articles and feel like you've "Been there, done that", or "Was there, and didn't know it", then you're invited to share a comment.

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on the computer in handcuffs
I GREW UP IN THE DAYS of sex, drugs, and rock ‘n roll, but I could not indulge myself like
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girl alone in a room
AS A KID, I SELDOM dressed up for Halloween. I did, however, wear a costume every day of my life, which always
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sheep on a hill
FROM THE MOMENT I heard him speak my name, I knew it was Jesus. It was a supernatural experience and
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woman in prison
IT WAS SHAME AND HUMILIATION  that stood on guard outside my solitary confinement and whispered to me, ‘Come back where you’ll
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Feeling like a discarded doll.
WHEN MY PERFECT STORM hit several years ago, I felt betrayed by God. Overwhelmed by a voice in my head
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baby's feet
IN MY TWENTIES, I did not know that most couples, upon losing a child, end up divorced. Nor did I
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Rough times make us want to quit.
THE ONLY THING THAT STANDS in the way of life is death. I don’t live my daily life conscious of this
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Shame
I HAVE DETERMINED THERE ARE two basic fears in life. One is the fear of people; the other is the fear
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The hunger for love is much more difficult to remove than the hunger from bread.Mother Teresa
HE SPOKE MY NAME.  I looked to my left and then to my right on the night Jesus did not come
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Man and child walking hand in hand
WHAT GOOD IS ANY formal religion if it only adds to the long list of things one must do to
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whale under the dark sky
I DO NOT KNOW WHY Jesus was so willing to get my bus out of the ditch for eighteen years
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lighthouse in the storm
JESUS NEVER WANTED my life so that he could clean it up. He wanted my life, with my permission, so
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