Monthly Archives: December 2010

Somewhat Daily Inspirations: Lessons From Narnia’s Dawn Treader–When Aslan Shows Himself

(Before reading this, note that many of the scenes in the movie fall in a different order than they do in the book.) A few days ago, I was re-reading C. S. Lewis’s The Chronicles of Narnia: Voyage of the Dawn … Continue reading

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Somewhat Daily Inspirations: Waiting for Life to Ripen

p>I still remember the frustration, anxiety, and hopelessness I often felt while I was waiting for a publisher to decide to publish A Prophecy Forgotten (my first novel). Those of you pursuing a goal, whatever it may be, know what … Continue reading

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Somewhat Daily Inspirations: Immanuel, God With Us

And all this took place to fulfill what the Lord had said through the prophet [Isaiah 7:14, 700 BC]: “The virgin will be with child and will give birth to a son, and they will call him Immanuel”–which means, God … Continue reading

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Silent Night, Holy Night

My husband and I were switching through the channels the other night and came across the end of the movie Fred Claus. I must admit several parts of this movie were touching, and I teared up a few times. (Granted, … Continue reading

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Somewhat Daily Inspirations: Lessons from TRON–Take Yourself Out of the Equation

As I mentioned in my last Somewhat Daily Inspiration entry, Disney’s TRON: Legacy has a wealth of symbolism to pull from when it comes to our spiritual lives. I love the concept Kevin Flynn taught to his apprentice, Quorra. He … Continue reading

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Somewhat Daily Inspirations: Lessons from Tron: We’re Always On the Same Team

Disney’s TRON: Legacy has a wealth of symbolism to pull from when it comes to our spiritual lives–even if it may have been unintentional. One of my favorite lines in TRON: Legacy occurs when Kevin Flynn tells his son, “We’re … Continue reading

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Somewhat Daily Inspirations: I Am Samwise

I have been looking for this blog post that I wrote years ago because I need to reference it this week, and I couldn’t figure out why I wasn’t able to find it… After a frenzied Google search, I discovered … Continue reading

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