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Faith, Living Life, Marriage, Motherhood

Grace For Today

Grace: unmerited favor. To give good that is not deserved.

We need grace everyday. And then, there are days like today, that could benefit from a double helping.

The funny thing is, I’m so much better at giving grace to others than I am giving it to myself.

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Faith

In The Beginning

I’ve heard it said that God treats us not according to where we are, but corresponding to where we are going and who we are becoming. That He sees the end, and treats us accordingly throughout the whole trip.

But what if that’s not quite right? What if God treats us with the beginning in mind, not the end?

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Faith, How to Pray, Living Life

What Is A Prayer Life?

I posted an open invitation on social media a few weeks back and LOVE the questions you all provided in comments and direct messages—many of which centered around spending time with God. Today’s post is my answer to this great question: What does your prayer life look like on a daily basis?
Before I get there though, let’s start at the beginning. What’s a prayer life?

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Book & Product Reviews, Faith

A Mary Like Me: Flawed Yet Called

“Comparison paralyzes, but camaraderie found in our less-than-perfect hearts inspires. Discover camaraderie in the imperfection of the Marys.” – Andy Lee, A Mary Like Me

Andy and I met online some years ago, a chance passing on a blog link-up, I believe through either The Timewarp Wife, or Lisa Jo Baker. We started frequenting each other’s blogs and sharing comments, but I’ll never forget our first real-life meeting.

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Living Life, Motherhood

Give Up the Mom Guilt

I have all these pent-up concerns about motherhood locked away. Piled, stuffed, and thrown behind closed bedroom/closet/pantry doors so I can pretend they’re not there—like that five minute cleaning job when you realize someone’s about to come over.

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Bible Stories Jen Style, Faith

Lord, Help My Unbelief

I relate to the doubters. The ones who question the logic of faith, wanting to see before they believe.

You are my people.

Even still, 25+ years in the faith, I know God rescued me. I hear Him speak. I continually know Him more, and yet still, I doubt.

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