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2 Links for Us to Grab in the Battle with Emotions

2 Links for Us to Grab in the Battle with Emotions

It seems whenever I write on a topic, a battle suddenly blazes in that very area. Often it’s steeped with emotions. Does that happen to you, too? Maybe it’s not with writing, but simply with spiritual growth. You’re making progress, growing spiritually and leaving ways of the past behind. Then suddenly, BAM! A fire ignites…

Why You Can’t Take a Lunchbox to Heaven

Why You Can’t Take a Lunchbox to Heaven

“You have my lunchbox.” “Nooo,” the young, freckle-faced one said. “It’s not your lunchbox. It’s first come, first served. I got here first.” His hands clutched the lunchbox, the whites of his knuckles evident. “No. Dad told me I could have that lunchbox,” the tall one responded in an “I’m-trying-really-hard-to-control-myself” voice. His eyes widened. Tension…

#ScriptureBank2016, Week 13

#ScriptureBank2016, Week 13

This week’s #ScriptureBank2016 includes a confession. It’s a goodie, straight from Psalm 49. Confess it. Believe it. Live it. Did you see…. Dreams are woven throughout the Bible. Don’t you love our Creator’s handiwork? Chicken Soup for the Soul recently highlighted one of my own dreams on their Motivational Monday podcast. (Boy, I’m tickled how the Lord works!) Feel free to enjoy…

You’re Already Amazing LifeGrowth Guide by Holley Gerth {Book Review}

You’re Already Amazing LifeGrowth Guide by Holley Gerth {Book Review}

Are you searching for a study? Maybe you or a group of “yous” are looking to grasp your God-given identity? If so, here’s a consideration. You’re Already Amazing, LifeGrowth Guide by Holley Gerth lovingly infiltrates the corner of a participant’s mind with questions, considerations, and exercises in each of its 6 sessions. The study focuses on “embracing who…

But What If I Know What’s Best for their Life, Lord?

But What If I Know What’s Best for their Life, Lord?

The music was nice, not so nice, however, that early in the morning. Well before the crack of dawn the melodious notes pried open eyelids. Time to get up! the song screeched in my ear.  “Up” I went, dropping my daughter at her early morning volleyball practice. The boys were up as well, but were spared thirty more…

Yes, You Can Bloom

I wonder if Sarah ever thought she was too old to stand solidly within the center of God’s will? Of course she did. That’s what it boiled down to, wasn’t it? An age issue. Oh, Sarah. I can relate. God told Abraham, You will have a baby. Sarah overheard and retorted to Abraham, “Who me?…