Belief and your destiny?

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She was a poor teenager in a small backwater town. Enemy troops controlled her homeland. No one of power and influence noticed her. He was a trained religious leader. He and his wife had been married for years. God called them “blameless,” yet God hadn’t answered their many prayers for a child. For the past week or two, I read …

How God answered one woman’s prayers (& transformed lives)

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I’m delighted to have Amy Breitmann share how God led Julie Hulstein to start Vi Bella Jewelry. ****** This month, we give thanks and look around for blessings.  We tell stories.  We gather around and remember what family really means.  And we prepare for Christmas, the day that everything started fresh and new when hope was born into the world. …

Trust and Rest?

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Was your body, soul, and spirit rubbed raw by recent events? Several friends told me they disconnected from Facebook. I limit my news intake, but I still feel a bone and soul-weariness. Can we trust God enough to rest? Rest from carrying tomorrow’s burdens? Rest from “fixing” ourselves or anyone else for that matter? Rest from shaming ourselves when we …

Need to nurture your soul? (& #Giveaway!)

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Do you need to nourish and nurture your soul after the elections? I invite you to read my book: 7 Days of Soul Care: A Guide to Letting God Do the Extraordinary with Your Ordinary. To celebrate its launch, I am hosting a giveaway (see below) of a beautiful necklace and earrings from Vi Bella Jewelry and “You Are God’s …

Five Things I learned in September

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Dear friends, I haven’t forgotten about our Love Series. Subscribers, I sent you a post, “What Would You Do For Love?” which is basically another view of how Jesus revealed his love for us. 1.  I’m listening to a podcast series on “Transitions,” by Brian Holmes. He gave me a framework for what has been happening in my life for …

When we hurt each other – and how to breathe Eden

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I am honored and delighted to have my dear friend, Jennifer J. Camp share about her soon to be released book Breathing Eden. (I am working on a Subscribers Only Post, “What Would You Do For Love?” as part of our Love Series. Thanks for your patience.) We sit across from one another, a narrow table between us. Months of …

Ten Things I learned in April 2016

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In no particular order but I share with gratitude a list of quotes, one movie, a video, and a book review: 1. Bono and Eugene Peterson talk about the Psalms and life. (Thanks #FullerStudio) Watch video here of Bono and Peterson’s discussion. 2. A different way to see the psalms and prayer: 3. Three tips for reading the Psalms by …

Tell Your Heart to Beat Again -10

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Dear Friends, Thank you for joining me as we’ve explored the topic of biblical joy together. As we wrap up, our joy mentors Sara Frankl, Kay Warren, and the apostle Paul all testify: we find our ultimate joy in the faithful presence of our loving God. When we learn we have cancer, or our spouse wants to leave us, or …

7 Things I learned in March 2016

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In no particular order but with gratitude, I share quotes, books, interviews and one movie. I’m linking with encouraging Emily’s monthly link-up. 1.   One of the quotes I want tattooed on my heart: “The main thing God gets out of your life is the person you become.” -John Ortberg, referencing what Dallas Willard taught him. Listen to Part 1 of John …