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Troy Mann

M&M Moments: Heaven On Earth

My favorite day of the week is Saturday. I know as a good Christian that Sunday should be my favorite, but Sundays are very busy for us and leave us exhausted. Saturdays for us are usually our day of rest. I think it’s more how God envisioned the […]

M&M Moments: Bloody Lip

It was a typical night at our house. Lauren was busy cooking, and I was emptying the dishwasher or doing whatever I could to help. All the while, the twins were playing under our feet. They love to play in the kitchen. They explore the cabinets where we […]

M&M Moments: Macie walking!

M&M Moments is a new segment that I’m starting in my blog to chronicle our various adventures with our twin girls Mattie and Macie. They have just turned a year old and they are surprising us daily with new tricks. The latest accomplishment was Macie taking her first […]

Dusty Boots

“That he might sanctify and cleanse it with the washing of water by the word,” – Ephesians 5:26 I was so excited when my new work boots arrived. I had purchased them online and saved a lot of money in doing so. I even wore them to church […]

Prep Work

And when they came nigh to Jerusalem, unto Bethphage and Bethany, at the mount of Olives, he sendeth forth two of his disciples, And saith unto them, Go your way into the village over against you:and as soon as ye be entered into it, ye shall find a […]

Just Around the Bend

“For we walk by faith, not by sight” 2 Cor. 5:7 Clingmans Dome is located in the Great Smoky mountains national park in Tennessee. It’s the highest point in the park and it has an observation deck that offers views of over 100 miles in every direction. A […]

Daddy’s Arms

“The name of the Lord is a strong tower: the righteous runneth into it, and is safe.” – Proverbs 18:10 I am the father of beautiful twin baby girls. In a few weeks, they will be a year old. They never cease to amaze me with all they […]

Shattered

And the one went out from me, and I said, Surely he is torn in pieces; and I saw him not since: Genesis 44:28 Sometimes no matter how hard we try, things seem to work out differently than we had planned. This was the case one day as […]

Charlie Benter

I waited patiently for the Lord; and he inclined unto me, and heard my cry. He brought me up also out of an horrible pit, out of the miry clay, and set my feet upon a rock, and established my goings. Psalm 40:1-2 His name was Charlie Benter. […]