Tag Archives: Paige Givens

The Miracle of Words

This morning I witnessed a miracle in my classroom. In the span of a few moments, faces were lifted, bonds were made, and friendships were salvaged. The year is coming to an end. Some weeks it feels as if first … Continue reading

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Pass Me Not, O Gentle Savior

I have issues, okay? And if we’re all going to be totally honest, every person reading this could testify to personal issues as well. Sometimes they lie buried, unnoticed for years and years. We may feel a slight inkling of them … Continue reading

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Kindergarten Students Explain Their Mom’s Best Recipe!

Every year at Mother’s Day, when I’m in my kindergarten year, I have my five and six-year-old students compile a cookbook for their mothers. I love hearing how they explain their mothers’ best recipes! In recent years, my class has decided to … Continue reading

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The Circle of Warriors

” For where two or three gather in my name, there am I with them.” Matthew 18:20 The room is silent. It is the rare occasion that I am the first to arrive. I look around and thank my Savior for … Continue reading

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The Old Rugged Cross

On a hill far away, stood an old rugged Cross The emblem of suff’ring and shame And I love that old Cross where the dearest and best For a world of lost sinners was slain So I’ll cherish the old … Continue reading

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Anyway

             Anyway                                                                    … Continue reading

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Every Mile

A group from our church left this morning on a mission trip to Belize. Last night at our weekly prayer meeting, we gathered around them and stretched our hands towards them and prayed. We prayed for safety. We prayed for … Continue reading

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God is So Good

The Lord is good to all, and His mercies are over all His works. Psalm 145:9 In everything, He is good. God has promised to never leave us or forsake us, and He is so good! As a child, I sang … Continue reading

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A Christmas That’s Whiter Than Snow

“Come now, let us settle the matter,” says the LORD. “Though your sins are like scarlet, they shall be as white as snow; though they are red as crimson, they shall be like wool.” Isaiah 1:18 (NIV) Friday’s the day! … Continue reading

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Unto You

What does the Amazing Grace look like? The grace that was given to a wretch like me? Is it bright and pristine, like a perfect white coat of paint that covers up all of my pencil smudges and misprints? Is … Continue reading

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