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Weekly Brew: Worth More Than Gold

Yesterday I stumbled across a pin with 20 writing prompts for spiritual journaling. I'm a journal junkie, and obviously, a Pinterest junkie, so I couldn't pass up a quick glance. Before I could double click, one prompt jumped right off the page and really made me think: The most significant area of my life that is not finding its way into… Continue reading Weekly Brew: Worth More Than Gold

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Weekly Brew: Secret Things

I have a confession to make. Lately my desire to be in control of my life has far outweighed my desire to trust in the Lord. I'm a habitual planner. I love looking ahead, marking things down, creating schedules and lists, and checking items off. Keeping organized can be an advantageous part of my personality for sure, but… Continue reading Weekly Brew: Secret Things

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Weekly Brew: Battlefields

Sometimes our battlefront is right here. In the few minutes of hot coffee we get to enjoy before the sun wakes up. In the chill of the dark, February morning air. In the quiet before the chaos of "Mom, where's my other sock?!" As Sarah Young so eloquently reminds us in Jesus Calling, "Do not spoil… Continue reading Weekly Brew: Battlefields

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Blogger Recognition Award

Hi, friends! I'm excited to announce that I've been nominated by Bea from BeaFreitas for the Blogger Recognition Award! If you haven't checked out her great lifestyle blog, - beauty, fashion, style and more - please do and click follow! Rules: Thank the blogger who nominated you and provide a link to their blog. Write… Continue reading Blogger Recognition Award

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My Story: Part 2 — Transition

Board by board, nail by nail, and layer by layer of paint, our house was rebuilt. Those days in late May and June were agonizing, just waiting to be a resident of my own home again. During this tough time I was finally able to come to terms with my depression as an illness. I… Continue reading My Story: Part 2 — Transition