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About ccragamuffin

Christina C. is a woman energized by encouraging others. She never wants to forget that she is a ragamuffin...a broken earthen vessel, heavy laden, bedraggled, and weary until grace changed her life. She now holds a treasure in a cracked earthen vessel. Anything bright or beautiful is the treasure shining through the cracks.

AKA “The Mirror”

Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children. Ephesians 5:1 The recipe to hear “make her stop copying me” is simply to put more than one child in a room…and then…wait.    The first time one of The Little Darlings made that … Continue reading

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Within Walking Distance

 I love music.  I love dancing.  Exercise is something I am trying to love.  And doing something as a group almost always qualifies as a party in my book.  So when my little sister invited me to her Turbo Workout … Continue reading

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Asking The Right Questions

 “What did you study in Sunday School?” “The Bible” “What did you learn about?” “Jesus” The conversation was repeated so many times, and in so many variations, that it has become a family joke.  The joke being, that the answer … Continue reading

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What’s Love Got To Do With It?

Who is this saint that we celebrate on February 14 with hearts and chocolate and candlelit dinners and greeting cards galore? Some scholarly individuals say that he was a priest executed on February 14 because he would not deny his … Continue reading

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Are There Tags Still Hanging On Your Gift?

“The grace of God means something like: Here is your life.  You might never have been, but you are because the party wouldn’t have been complete without you.”  ~ Frederick Buechner Every now and then I reorganize the drawers of … Continue reading

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