Freedom on the Horizon

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  That sinking feeling in the pit of your stomach. The sweaty palms. The racing heart. The brain working on overdrive. Trying to process what you just did and what’s next. The panicked escape and plans to run from your…

It Always Starts with a Guy

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For me, every awkward story of miniature crisis starts with “There’s this guy.” It always starts with a guy. I lose focus. I hyperventilate. I freeze mind, body, and soul. It all blitzes in paralysis at once, like a sudden…

Plan to Surrender

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Proverbs 16:3 & 9 “Commit your work to the Lord, and your plans will be established….The heart of man plans his way, but the Lord establishes his steps.” We all know a Type A person that loves a good plan….

Miles of Sharpening

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“Iron Sharpens iron, and one man sharpens another.” Proverbs 27:17 The alarm blares, 5:30 a.m. on a Sunday morning. I wake up to meet my friend and running partner. For us, Saturdays are for rest. Sundays are for running. On…

shedding comfortable habits

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(Image by Brooke Johnson) While on an impromptu spring break trip to Greece, I found myself in a boutique trying on a Greek designer dress – one fleeting fancy moment for this Kansas girl. I really had no business buying…