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  • But God… I LOVEEE Him!
    Sometimes what we think is love is not really love at all. Have you ever prayed about a relationship you wanted God’s blessing on just as thoughts of you in your custom made wedding dress started swirling in your head? …but God answered your pray…
    - 14 days ago 28 Nov 17, 6:40pm -
  • Are You On The Fence?
    Give me your heart, And let your eyes observe my ways. – Proverbs 23:26 What does it exactly mean when we are on the fence about something? It means that we are unsure, we hesitate and we go back and forth about making a definite decision. The same…
    - 14 days ago 28 Nov 17, 1:07pm -
  • 7 Biblical Lessons We Can Learn From Joseph’s Story
    Joseph’s story is one of my favorites in the Bible. Hollywood or a bestselling novelist could not craft a better ‘rags to riches’ story. What makes it outstanding is the way the Hand of Divinity weaves all of the parts together into an amazing…
    - 21 days ago 21 Nov 17, 2:51pm -
  • When God Doesn’t Seem to Hear Our Prayers
    We’d reached the frayed edges of autumn, where flurries told us winter had come, and yet the calendar told us the winter solstice was not yet upon us. I pushed my aching body down the road in my weekend routine of a long jog down the dusty roads, a…
    - 25 days ago 17 Nov 17, 6:16pm -
  • Are They In Your Life For a Reason, a Season, or a Lifetime?
    As I think back on the relationships I’ve had in my life, I feel blessed. Blessed to have experienced them. I’ve had work relationships that were for a reason. I’ve had ex’s and friendships that were for a season. …And I have people in my l…
    - 26 days ago 16 Nov 17, 1:00pm -
  • Learning to Give It To God
    I was lugging my medium-sized purse, filled with panty liners and lip gloss. Over the other shoulder, hanged my work-bag, overstuffed with my laptop and papers still in need of grading. Both of my hands were carrying a crate, that also encompassed my…
    - 27 days ago 15 Nov 17, 2:55pm -
  • 5 Things That Happen When We Pray
    When we pray... God hears more than we say, He answers more than we ask, and He gives us more than we could ever imagine!
    - 29 days ago 13 Nov 17, 1:52pm -
  • It’s Not You, It’s God!
    Being single doesn't mean you're available. Sometimes you have to put up a sign that says "Do not disturb. God is working on my heart."
    - 33 days ago 9 Nov 17, 7:30pm -
  • Use Your Father’s Name
    The things which are impossible with men are possible with God. - Luke 18:27
    - 34 days ago 8 Nov 17, 10:05am -
  • Be Still And Know…
    Whatever it is you're worrying about today... I want to encourage you to be still and know that God is already working it out.
    - 35 days ago 7 Nov 17, 9:45am -
  • The Dreaded Waiting Period
    I encourage you in this waiting period, to take a minute to turn to God right now for help and to remember you are not alone.
    - 36 days ago 6 Nov 17, 11:42am -
  • 4 Things To Remember About Faith During Tough Times
    Faith is not a guarantee that troubles will not come. It's knowing that when they do, they won't last always!
    - 47 days ago 26 Oct 17, 7:33pm -
  • Finding Spiritual Rest in a Restless World
    Rest in the Lord, and wait patiently for Him. – Psalm 37:7 There were two awful forms of punishment I hated in elementary school: the ruler and nap time. It was the worst thing to hear a teacher say, “Put your heads on the desks!” I could never…
    - 47 days ago 26 Oct 17, 4:03am -
  • Remember… It’s Only Temporary
    Whatever your circumstances are right now, just know that they're only temporary! God is not through with you yet!
    - 48 days ago 25 Oct 17, 2:35pm -
  • The Pursuit of a Husband
    In this day and age, we see and hear about some people (mainly on the news) struggling with gender identity. People trying to divide themselves from what God has decreed their true gender and role to be. I thought I could never relate to that struggl…
    - 53 days ago 20 Oct 17, 2:49pm -
  • An Open Letter to My Single Sisters In Christ
    Dear Single Ladies, In a world where a date can be set-up at the drive through pace of social media, we must use wisdom as a virtue and God’s word as our guide. A ship will be lost without a navigational system and if we are going out in the dating…
    - 55 days ago 18 Oct 17, 10:35am -
  • 10 Important Questions To Ask a Potential Spouse
    Godly relationships don't just happen. They take two people who are committed to putting God first.
    - 57 days ago 16 Oct 17, 6:44pm -
  • 4 Things To Remember When You Question God
    Trusting God means trusting that He knows what’s best for us even when we don't get our way.
    - 57 days ago 16 Oct 17, 1:33pm -
  • 5 Reasons You’re Attracting The Wrong Guys
    You’re on the rebound It’s possible you may be on the rebound and not even realize it. Did you take time to heal after your last relationship? Hopping in a relationship to get over the last one is not only a bad idea, it’s a contradiction of wh…
    - 61 days ago 12 Oct 17, 9:55pm -
  • 3 Reasons I’m Thankful For The Times God Said “No”
    For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, declares the Lord. – Isaiah 55:8 Looking back on so many of my first dates, the hope and excitement seemed intoxicating. I wondered, “Could this man sitting across from me…
    - 62 days ago 11 Oct 17, 5:11pm -

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