Blog Archive: Marjorie Albertson

The following blogs, if any, are all of the blogs published by Marjorie Albertson @marjorie

We move along through space and time, meeting people, watching events unfold. We join clubs, go away in the military, or to college. In our day and time, we seem to move an awful lot. For me, the hardest part of moving is being away from my family.... read more
395 words · ~1 minute to read · published Mar 23, 2010
Boy, white male, 7, likes Legos and toy cars. Girl, African American, 12, likes swimming and movies. Have you ever looked at the web sites that feature children available for adoption? My lightly populated state of Maine has about 150 "waiting... read more
247 words · ~1 minute to read · published Mar 24, 2010
FOGNAV When I was a seaman's apprentice in the Coast Guard, I loved piloting our patrol boat on rescue missions. I knew our  Op Area on the Delaware River and was familiar with the effects of the tides. I felt confident... read more
562 words · ~2 minutes to read · published Mar 25, 2010
I am so grateful that YeshuaJesus not only saves us from our sins, he also continues to draw us away from sin and helps us be more like him. As he once said, the spirtit is willing, but the flesh is weak. I want to grow ever more like the Lord, but... read more
377 words · ~1 minute to read · published Mar 30, 2010
This week, Jewish people In Israel and around the world are celebrating Pesakh: Passover. This is one of the 3 Biblical feasts in which Jews were required to travel to Jerusalem. This is a very Holy festival to God's chosen people. Jewish people... read more
201 words · ~1 minute to read · published Mar 31, 2010
The daffodils are opening! Hooray, spring is here. This past winter was a hard one, lots of snow. I'd thought last year we had the most snow I'd ever seen. This year I thought the same thing. Snow, snow, oh please go. So many people have... read more
149 words · ~1 minute to read · published Apr 05, 2010
I've often heard people compare their Christian walk to a hilly area, full of highs and lows. I can see this, too, in my own life. But more often, my life seems like an airplane ride. Sometimes the plane is flying slowly, I feel like I'm in a... read more
246 words · ~1 minute to read · published Apr 07, 2010
I live in an ecomomically depressed area. There is a lot of spiritual oppression here, also. Two little old church buildings stand empty. The remaining churches are unable to pay for full time pastors. There are no live bands, often not even an... read more
260 words · ~1 minute to read · published Apr 12, 2010
The year was about 1932 or 32, the place was England. William, who had suffered a brain injury in WWI, had not been seen for several days. His wife and 3 little children were, naturally, quite distraught. The middle child, Marjorie, was about 5 or 6... read more
351 words · ~1 minute to read · published Apr 16, 2010
Handcuffs? Check. Web belt? Check. "Red" gun? Check. Bibles? Check! Some people have a little trouble with the security checks at airports. My husband and his fellow Christian cops have a wee bit more trouble than most folks. This is because... read more
424 words · ~1 minute to read · published Apr 26, 2010
Some years back, when I was living in central New Jersey, I joined a group that ministered to homeless people who slept in the woods behind one of the many local bars. The director was a short woman who was always nicely dressed. She looked like she... read more
265 words · ~1 minute to read · published May 06, 2010
Father God, I know you love us, your creations. You care, even for the little sparrows. I adore you Lord, I worship you, and I thank you for the previlege of loving and praying for others. Today, Lord, on the eve of Mother's Day, I want to pray... read more
175 words · ~1 minute to read · published May 08, 2010
Another busy day. Tons of dirty clothes to wash, dry, fold, and put away. How does one little boy create so much laundry? I was putting shirts in D.'s chest of draws when he entered the room. For a 9 year old boy, D. is really into clothes. He... read more
275 words · ~1 minute to read · published May 17, 2010
Magic is big news these days. It's everywhere. I have always been a reader; it's my favorite hobby. I have belonged to many book clubs. Years ago, I seldom saw books on magic listed in the book club listings. Now there are many. And the major... read more
341 words · ~1 minute to read · published May 30, 2010
BROTHER DON "Therefore, if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature" II Corinthians 5:17a, KJV The night air was cool on Don's skin as he left the coffee shop. Climbing back into his big rig, he glanced at his watch and scowled.... read more
743 words · ~3 minutes to read · published Sep 30, 2010