When it Rains it Pours

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But they who wait for the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint.       Isaiah 40:31 My title was chosen…

The Sting of Social Media

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Social media is here to stay, which provides the opportunity to get tangled in its web a constant temptation.  You see a picture on Instagram, and suddenly realize the picture of them – without you in it.  Immediately you are…

Plentiful Redemption

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Psalm 130:7 “O Israel, hope in the Lord! For with the Lord there is steadfast love and with him is plentiful redemption!” This verse has been echoing in my head. Plentiful Redemption. Such beautiful words. And such incredible meaning. I…

What Am I Worth?

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There are times when we have to ask the question, “What am I worth?” This arises mostly from the treatment we receive from the hands of others: a friend belittles us, we experience physical abuse, or we fail to measure…

Release the ‘Wonder Woman’ in You

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As women, we are born to be world changers.  Change agents with the ability to change the atmosphere in our homes and within our relationships.  Although seemingly unfair at times, change often starts with us.  We can walk into a…

Anxious Christian

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I had my first panic attack when I was 20. I think it was around the time I was sitting in microbiology class, thinking how none of what the professor was saying was interesting, and being overcome with “I don’t want…

Come Boldly

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“Let us therefore come boldly to the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy and find grace to help in time of need.” Hebrews 4:16 A few things about this verse that make my heart so happy. “Come boldly…

What Kind of Giver Are You?

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This side of heaven, there will always be need. God enables us to be a part of meeting the needs of others. He asks we do so joyfully not with bitterness and resentfulness. “Whatever you give is acceptable if you…

Acknowledging God in Leadership

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Although the stories do not mirror each other exactly when compared there seem to be several similarities between the lives of Joseph (Genesis) and David (1 Samuel 16) in the Old Testament. We meet both David and Joseph when they…

Why Lord?

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Over a year ago, I found myself in the position of asking God “Why Lord?  Why am I discovering myself in the midst of a career change, and the change is requiring me to accept a pay-cut, and is requiring…