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Greetings and welcome to my blog! My name is Lyndsay Lambert, and my heart's desire is for this blog to be an encouragement to younger women, as Paul directed in Titus 2:3-5.

When Heaven Can’t Wait

Clay and Tim Lambert

Clay and Tim Lambert

My brother-in-law, Clay, went home to be with the Lord this week. He was 56 years old. He found out mid-December that he had kidney cancer that had metastasized into his brain and lungs.

He was a single father who raised his two children mostly by himself. He was very involved in the lives of several of his nieces and nephews as they were growing up; he was a good person. And he was fun to be around.Continue Reading

What? Me? Complain?!

What? Me? Complain?!
Why is it we like to complain? Do we just want people to feel sorry for us? . . . or to see if we can convince others to side with us?

I believe that most of us think complaining is not a big deal, just a little sin with little consequence. In BSF (Bible Study Fellowship) we are studying the life of Moses this year. That has taken us into the book of Numbers, and it is very clear in several chapters that God was seriously displeased by the complaining of the Israelites and there were major consequences. Let’s have a look:Continue Reading

A Weekend Without TV

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While sitting waiting for my hair to dry, I got to looking around Tim’s sparsely furnished apartment. I decided that it was a lot like being at camp.

You see, my husband Tim decided, after spending lots of time in Austin during the last legislative session, he would just get an apartment there this year. I visited him and his apartment for the first time Valentine’s Day weekend.

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Going To the Movies?

Fifty Shades of Grey

Dare To Be Different #2

So, have you bought your tickets yet for Fifty Shades of Grey? I hear that ticket pre-sales are off the charts.

Oh, wait. It’s rated R. That should be our first clue that there is questionable content.

Some time back I became convicted that I should not go see R-rated movies. The ones that are so rated for the violence are bad for me because they are so graphic. The pictures are disturbing and stay with me for a long time.

The ones rated R because of sexual content are also explicit, so I won’t see them because I want to follow scriptural guidelines. I believe the Bible is the final authority for all truth and practice. What? The Bible talks about R-rated movies? . . .  about Fifty Shades of Grey?

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