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Monday – Wash Day – Part 3 – Taking Out the Trash

In every cleaning job there is an element of garbage that is left over that must be removed.  Whether you are cleaning a bathroom or scrubbing a kitchen floor there is always something unsavory left after the work is done.  So in this part of our study, let’s deal with the trash that we have discovered in the cleaning of our hearts, minds, emotions and spirit.   In the comments above, Le-Teisha spoke of those feelings of not being good enough and that has kept her bound up and unable to really have the freedom to enjoy the blessings that the Lord has given her.  Shellie, so beautifully shared how she has had to go step by step and rid herself of those things that caused hurt and resentment to be manifest.  … Read entire article »

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Wash Day part 2

“Having therefore these promises, dearly beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of the flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.”   2 Corinthians 7:1    How do you clean your home?  What is your method of attack?  As I said before, my first step is to find the worst room and go from there.  My worst room is ALWAYS the kitchen.  We cook constantly, whether canning, general preparation, meals for guests coming or just frommidnightmunchies.  Our kitchen is literally the HEART of our home.  So this is where I begin – the heart.  My heart needs continually to be examined every day and I need to pay close attention to not allowing it to be cluttered with the things that would cause it to be heavy and … Read entire article »

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