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Flaming Arrows? Shield of Faith!

“In every situation take the shield of faith, and with it you will be able to extinguish the flaming arrows of the evil one.” Ephesians 6:16, HCSB It is so hard to have faith sometimes. We see a difficult goal to reach and immediately think, There is NO WAY this will happen in my favor. Well, […]

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DON’T EVER FORGET WHERE YOU’VE BEEN!

  I have NO lies to tell! I got a little excited AND nervous this week when my friend, Becky McCoy published her 35th podcast episode and tagged me on Facebook because I’m the one being interviewed!!!   In this episode, I’m sharing my journey from addiction to sobriety as an RN from nearly 20 years […]

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It Is Well With My Soul

Not to be too personal with my first post, but I want to ask you, dear sister, is it well with your soul? Horatio Spafford, the writer of the famous song It Is Well With My Soul, suffered a horrendous tragedy. Two years following the death of his young son of four, Spafford’s four daughters […]

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We Never Know What The Wait Could Mean

Going to the doctor is never fun and is usually met with some degree of waiting. Most of us are horrible at waiting. We get antsy and easily frustrated in the wait. We carry around smart phones in our pockets to fill every void second with some type of stimulation that allows us to feel […]

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Not on Bread Alone

My plate was piled high with a heap of rice and beans adorned with a plump chicken leg on top. This was a meal I actually like just fine though not my usual. I’m a pretty healthy eater, but on this day I wasn’t sure I’d be able to hold the entire amount of food […]

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Hemmed In

Have you ever felt hemmed in by your circumstances?  I have! The Israelites knew all too well what it felt like to be hemmed in on all sides! God led them to encamp by the sea, directly opposite Baal Zephon.  (Exodus 14:2) Interestingly, God’s plan the entire time was to make Pharaoh think the Israelites […]

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Where is the LOVE?

The Way of Love 1 Corinthians 13:1–13 13 If I speak in the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, I am a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal. 2 And if I have prophetic powers, and understand all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have all faith, so as to […]

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Discover Your Passion – Discover Your Life! Stir up the Gift that is in YOU!

Gift A special ability; a notable capacity, talent, or endowment (Merriam-Webster’s Learner’s Dictionary) What Word says…. Jeremiah 29:11 NIV For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. James 1:17 NIV Every good and perfect […]

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Go in the Strength YOU Have!

If we did a survey with 100 Christian women who are active in the church, I wonder how many would report that they are confident their lives align with serving God the way He planned it all along? I think about that question using my own life as the frame of reference.  I’m guilty of […]

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DO NOT BE DECEIVED: “BAD COMPANY CORRUPTS GOOD MORALS.” 1 CORINTHIANS 15:33 (NASB)

1 Peter 5:8 (NIV) Be alert and of sober mind. Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring lion looking for someone to devour. I am sadden by the enormous overwhelming mean and evil spirit that is permeating our society. It is in our homes, our schools, our politics, our churches, and everywhere. I […]

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