Go!

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I read Isaiah 6:8 the other day: Then I heard the voice of the Lord saying, “Whom shall I send? And who will go for us?” And I said, “Here am I. Send me!” In this chapter, Isaiah sees a glimpse of heaven…

Supernatural Love

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(photo credit:  Karen Peeler) I love early mornings with the Lord. Sitting outside, listening to the birds chirp as the cool breeze rush across the yard opens my heart to renewal. I was not always this dedicated to time with…

Standing on a Ledge

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Lately, I have felt extremely overwhelmed. I’ve recently graduated and started job searching, I’m planning a big move for my family, and my car keeps deciding to break down on us. It just seems like it’s always something. I’ve been…

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…

A Passion for People

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“For the Son of Man came to seek and to save the lost.” Luke 19:10 I’m looking through an expensive home and garden catalog. Do you get any of those? I don’t know how we got on the list because…

As a mother and a school teacher

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As a mother and a school teacher, I have always taught my children to apologize when there is a conflict.  Imagine two children facing one another, one apologizing for their poor choice against another.  The other answering my question, “Do…

Consider the soil

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I have decided to take a social media sabbatical. Mostly from Facebook and twitter.I have to share this post somewhere, right? For how long? I am not sure yet, but it has been the best thing I’ve done! These specific…

I still choose Joy

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“May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in Him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.”- Romans 15:13   Every year, usually around my birthday,…

Stand Still and Watch God

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Image via Pixabay “Even now, take your stand and see this great thing which the LORD will do before your eyes.” I Samuel 12:16 There are times in this life when we rush into situations thinking that we know what…

What To Do When the Cool Moms Exclude You

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Photo credit: Foter.com A few years ago, I had a friendship situation. A couple of things happened. First, it was summer, so I wasn’t in Bible study, surrounded by Jesus girls. Then, two of my closest friends moved away. And…

The Harvest of Trust

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It’s inevitable, this want for some sort of change in our lives. We all have a goal whether it is to be healthier, more fiscally responsible, study the Bible more faithfully, be an overall better person or all the above…