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Chasing the Winter Blues Away

Happy Saturday, friends! Today started out quiet and rainy, and now it is nothing but sunshine and gusty wind! I am easily affected by the weather, and being cooped inside more than usual in the winter can made me sad. I drink a lot of hot cocoa and take more baths in order to embrace the […]

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From Pain to Hope

Happy Monday, friends! I wanted to hop on the blog today and tell you about something I discovered a few weeks ago that has really helped my mind stay focused during church! Do you ever find your mind wandering to lunch plans, the week ahead, and Susie’s new haircut during the sermon? I have always […]

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How God Redeemed My Mornings

About a year before my daughter Eden was born, I began doing the large majority of my ministry in the mornings. (And by ministry, I mean serving the Bride of Christ and in turn, being ministered to.) (I love how those two go hand in hand.)  I had someone over for breakfast before work about […]

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Perfect In All of Your Ways

The Christian life often has the reputation of being a happy-go-lucky existence. Everything goes right and all the endings are happy. This couldn’t be further from the truth. The Bible actually shows us the opposite… that following Jesus is hard. There are trials and enemies and temptations and suffering. The message that the Gospel proclaims […]

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