K Reynolds @kreynolds

  I have been a member of ChristianBlog.Com for 11 years, 4 months and 19 days.

  I have published 2,399 blogs and 7,132 comments.

 My first blog was published on Saturday 4th of August 2007.

 My most recent blog was published on Sunday 16th of December 2018.

My Blog Archive
A Chance Encounter?
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It had been a very long couple of days. Actually, make that a very long week. Last Thursday, I got a call from my son that his wife was being admitted to the hospital due to complications from preeclampsia. Since there is no cure for preeclampsia...
Ignore The Comments
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Jairus, a leader of a synagogue came to Jesus in desperation. His daughter was ill to the point of death. He begged Jesus to come with him, lay His hands on her so that she could live. Jesus responds by going immediately. In the interim, however, it...
No Excuses...Just Follow
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I started reading the Gospel of Mark this morning and one of the things that struck me was what happened when Jesus encounter Levi the Tax Collector who is better known as Matthew, one of the 12 disciples of Jesus and the author of the four Gospels....
Waiting With Great Expectation
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But I will hope continually, And will praise You yet more and more. Psalm 71:14 (NKJV) In the Greek myth, Pandora's Box, Pandora allows her curiosity to get the best of her and opens the beautiful box she had been told to notopen, releasing all of...
Nothing Means Nothing
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There is an old saying which says, "When it rains, it pours." but sometimes we are facing much more than a sudden cloudburst. We find ourselves out on the high seas, caught in a deluge which we are certain rivals Noah's, desperately...
Spinning Round And Round
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While writing a blog this morning, I paused for a few moments to searching for the right words. As I turned my head slightly, a movement behind me attracted my attention. In the corner of the room was a box which I had opened rather hurriedly the day...
But...Have I Told You Why I Love You?
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Over the past few weeks, my pastor has been doing a sermon series on family. I think it is important to not only share with people how to come to Christ but we must also show them how to grow spiritually as well as emotionally and that includes...
The Garage Sale
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This morning, while attending a women's group at my church, one woman shared this story: Earlier this summer she had cleaned out her cupboards and closets and she decided to have a garage sale before the summer was over. As the time drew near, she...
But I Did What God Said!
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In Matthew 14, immediately after the miracle of the feeding of the 5,000 men as well as, in all probability, numerous women and children as well, Jesus commands His disciples to take the boat and head for the other side of the Sea of Galilee.(v. 22)...
The Missing Link
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Several times a year, my husband and I host a small group on finances and stewardship in our home which is sponsored by our church. Earlier today, I needed to send out an email to our group which in addition to other information was also supposed to...
Give Me Eyes To See And Wisdom To Do
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Over the past year or so, my attention is drawn to how blindly we go through life, oblivous to the needs around us. When we do become aware of them, we often say and do things that are thoughtless and than plead ignorance if our thoughtlessness is...
Good To Know You're There!
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With our first cry, we find sudden comfort in hearing the voice of our mother and feeling her arms around us as well as the familiar beating of her heart. Suddenly the confusion around us does not matter for we discover we are not alone. Separation....
Build Up Your Defenses!
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Nehemiah was extremely troubled. Although the temple had been rebuilt years earlier by the returning Jews, the walls of Jerusalem still lay in ruins. In ancient times, having a strong wall with strong gates was crucial. The purpose of the wall was to...
Let It Go!
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I have a confession to make. Actually, this is no secret to those who know me well. When I am faced with a dilema, I have a tendency to seize it and lock on to it like a pit bull, shaking it about until I have conquered it or sometimes until it has...
But God Didn't...!
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Over the past few years, God has called my husband and I to minister to people who are in financial crisis. We cringe at the mistakes we have made over the years but are thankful that God has used those mistakes to teach us some very valuable lessons...
It Is Not Forever
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On February 29, 2008, I began chemo treatments every other Friday. Exactly 24 hours after my infusion ended, I had to report to another clinic that was opened on Saturdays in order to have my Neulasta shot. Chemo works by destroying fast-growing cells...
In This Moment
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A blog posted today by @paulphil entitled About Defining Moments caused me to think about a major defining moment in my life that has radically affected the way I not only view things but how I live. I began to think in terms of "moments"...
Listening To God's Voice
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The Daily Bible Verse here at CB today is: "Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I have strengthened you, and have also helped you, yea, I will also uphold you with the right hand of my righteousness." Isaiah...
Together Through The Bad Times As Well As The Good
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Tonight my husband and I attended the 40th wedding anniversary of my son's future in-laws. Tears filled my eyes as I listened to them renew their vows. You see, this was not a starry-eyed bride and groom promising to be with each other through...
Cherishing The Gift Of Friendship
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I visited the grave of a dear friend today. I miss him and I miss the sparkle in his wife's eyes. I will not pretend to say I know how she feels because I don't. However, I do understand that she has been ripped in two. When God says we become...
It Was Impossible
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I shook my head that night after we had left the home of our friends who were hosting a small group on managing your finances. The first step involved doing what you could to quickly establish a $1,000 emergency fund before tackling your debt. While...
Follow The Signs!
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I had to go to the St. Louis airport early this morning. Since I had never been there before, I carefully followed the signs to the parking ramp. When I arrived at the entrance however, there was a road block and a sign which said the ramp was full....
Preventative Care Screening
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This morning I read a comment on a discussion board that made me stop in my tracks. I didn't know whether to laugh at the foolishness of the statement or get angry at what I perceived to be not only a stupid but possibly dangerous remark....
Write It Down!
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This morning after reading a blog written by @paulushoffmaster entitled Remembering The Plenteous, I thought about the times that I pull out the box of pictures in my mind that is labeled, "Me and God". You know, that is my favorite box of...
A Good Foundation
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Last week I struggled and struggled in my first attempt to crochet a baby blanket for a little one who is due to arrive in mid-December. I must confess that normally I do not always take the time to pay as much attention to details as I should which...