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Come join me as we learn to grow closer to God and each other through the daily struggles in life.
Are you tired of living in fear? Do you worry about what could go wrong?
Michele Cushatt, author of I Am, asked us all at the West Coast Christian Writer’s Conference to take our shoes off. She just finished a powerful message about the inadequacy Moses felt when God spoke to him from a burning bush and called him to lead the Israelites...read more
I've had a few scary moments in my life where I came close to drowning. One time I was swimming on vacation in Maui. I looked into the deep, crystal blue ocean and saw an enormous Stingray. I decided to follow it (this was before I knew they could hurt people). When...read more
I'll never forget the strong pull I felt on my heart to start a blog. I knew the Lord was calling me. I always wanted to be a writer but I never knew how to use my writing as a ministry. About a year into blogging, I got to know Carmen Brown. Her writings at Married...read more
(This post contains an affiliate link) When I was 19 I became very sick and went to the doctor several times only to be sent home with “the flu.” When my legs became so weak that I could barely walk, I knew it had to be more than just a bad case of the seasonal flu. I...read more
Thank you so much for joining us on The Testimony Tour. You can check out Tiffany Perry here if you missed her post. When I was 7 years old, a small group leader explained who Jesus was to me using the wordless Bible. Each color represented something different– God’s...read more
There are days I intend to open my Bible only to find myself reading emails—then POOF, time has vanished and it’s 6:30 a.m. Time to wake the kids up for school. Life gets so busy and sometimes I neglect to separate myself from the distractions that pull me away...read more
ENTER THE GIVEAWAY AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS POST! Victory! The morning sun was shining brightly. I had my Starbucks nonfat Cinnamon Dolce Latte in the cupholder and my 12-year-old daughter singing a Taylor Swift song, and I was driving her to an out-of-town soccer game....read more
In Talk Yourself Happy, Transform Your Heart by Speaking God’s Promises, former co-host of the 700 Club Kristi Watts learns to rely on God when she finds herself suddenly single and unemployed. Just three months after giving birth, her husband walked out—depleting the...read more
“God is an audacious story teller. God has a great story to write about you and part of that story is you telling yours!” Tosca Lee I attended the West Coast Christian Writer’s Conference a few weeks ago. It was so amazing to hear Michele Cushatt, author of Undone and...read more
I never knew I’d have to fight so hard in order to put my faith into action. My faith—my belief in God is strong. But when Paul tells us in 1 Timothy 6:12 to fight the good fight of faith, he uses action words like "flee,"pursue,"fight,"take hold." 1 Timothy 6:12 ...read more
In her book Nothing to Prove, Jennie Allen asks some questions I think many Christians have struggled with. What if we stopped doing things for God and started doing things with God? Maybe the reason you aren't free is that you are trying so hard? I spent a majority...read more
I wouldn’t do that if I were you. What if something bad happens? What if? How would you live with that kind of gut-wrenching pain? It’s WAY too risky. Someone could get hurt. You’ll look stupid. Make a fool of yourself. People just aren’t going to like you. Who do...read more