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About paynefulponderings

Cindy enjoys time with God, her family, and her friends. Writing is her way of sharing how God has worked in her life in hopes of helping others see Him. She stays busy as a wife, mother, grandmother, and caretaker/owner of four horses, two dogs, and five cats.

Science and Faith: Hand in Hand

  My friend told me the other day, “We are Science, and Faith, two sides of the same coin.” That evening, I thought, “On the one hand is Science and on the other, Faith – And then I visualized this … Continue reading

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Book Review – The Business of Coaching with Horses

Formerly an Equine Specialist certified by the Equine Assisted Growth and Learning Association (EAGALA), I was curious about what this author had to say on the topic of using horses in therapy. Schelli Whitehouse’s enthusiasm for people, coaching, and horses … Continue reading

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Who’s Aggravating Whom?

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a prayer for the morning

Originally posted on See God's Hand:
Today, Lord God, give me a teachable heart. Let my mind bend and not be fixed and stubborn. Give me willingness, that I might listen. Teach me honor. What it means to honor…

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The Biltmore House

Originally posted on Jennifer H. Bayne:
Before you start, this isn’t really about the Biltmore House.  I’ve been to the Biltmore House.  I think it is gorgeous….but I’m not exactly writing about it. I’m also not sure how funny this…

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When is Independence Not a Good Thing

“Me do it.” The little girl grabbed the hairbrush from her mother. “Look Ma, no hands.” The boy peddled his bike past his mother, his hands raised in the air.    “Don’t worry Dad, I’ve got this.” The college graduate … Continue reading

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Book Review of The Last Arrow

The Last Arrow: Save Nothing for the Next Life by Erwin Raphael McManus My rating: 5 of 5 stars This isn’t just a great book. It’s a challenge for each of us to step into something bigger, get out of … Continue reading

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Truth Serum Horse

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What If . . . ?

“For I know the plans that I have for you,’ declares the Lord, ‘plans for welfare and not for calamity to give you a future and a hope,” Jeremiah 29:11 (NASB). Continue reading

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Shields are Not Just for Superheroes

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