Author Archives: Susan Ann Blakley

About Susan Ann Blakley

Follower of Jesus Christ, Worshiper, Caregiver, Love Searching Family History, Lupus Warrior: On Twitter , Facebook , Instagram

An Introvert’s Accomplishments And About Humility ~ Week 5

I’ve been thinking about this question. Do you consider yourself to be an introvert, one who draws energy in isolation or an extrovert, one who draws energy from being around people? I took a test to see what I was. The test … Continue reading

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#Prayer School: In Person And Online

I  can’t recall when I attended my first  prayer school in person  at the Word Of Life  Prayer Chapel in St. Joseph, Missouri. Pastor Brian Zahnd leads the prayer school. And through the years, his wife, Pastor Peri Zahnd and Pastor … Continue reading

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A Musician In The family: Solo #52Ancestors 52 Weeks

Week 27 ~ July 1-7 ~ Theme: Solo Frederick “Fred” A. LANKFARD was born on January 28, 1878 in Canton, Missouri. He was the son of Robert and Charlotta (DADE) LANKFORD / LANKFARD.  Frederick was one of eleven children. He … Continue reading

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About The Words We Use: Week 4

Oh, the words that we use in our everyday conversations. We can bless others and bring life in their days. Or we can  bring curses and death to situations. May we be wise in our speaking. Names Other Would Call … Continue reading

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First Half Of Twenty Twenty

Who would have imagine that this first half of 2020 would become a time of  Chaos,  a Global Pandemic, Protests, Riots and who knows what else? Oh! What a half this year has become! LORD, have mercy! As I look … Continue reading

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Middle Of #52Ancestors 52 Weeks

Week 26  ~ June 24-30 ~ Theme ~ Middle I’ve been thinking about the word middle.  What can I journal about in the middle of my 52 Ancestors 52 Weeks Challenge?   I’ve been googling.  What about middle names? Middle names … Continue reading

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My Cultural Setting: Mercy Before Judgment: Week 3

I’ve been thinking about my neighborhood from back in the days. I grow up around some of my relatives.  I didn’t have too far to walk to Grandma’s house.  My Grandmother, Mary lived down the street and in the middle … Continue reading

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Anniversary Milestone On Father’s Day

Father’s Day  has always been a special day for me.  Yesterday was the first Father’s Day  I missed gathering with the church since 1994.  I love gathering with the church on Father’s Day.  And in 2003, I would always go … Continue reading

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Unexpected #52Ancestors 52 Weeks

Week 25 ~ June 17 – 23, 2020 ~ Theme ~ Unexpected Thanking God for the many unexpected findings along my family connections journey. Through the years, I’ve been stumbling across many unexpected discoveries about my ancestors. And the findings … Continue reading

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While In My Teen Years: Doing Hard Things ~ Week 2

Here are some of my responding to a few  Questions from @WOLC ~ Word Of Life Church:  Summer Small Groups. Conversations On Who We Are Becoming : The Theme for Week 2 ~  Doing Hard Things ~  Scripture: James 1:19 – … Continue reading

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