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31 Days of Encouragement, Faith

You’re Not Alone

It’s easy to feel alone. We can live surrounded by kids, friends, and family and still feel overlooked. Outnumbered by piles of laundry and overcome by the needs of the day.

Even in the middle of a conversation, I’ve found myself wondering, “Do they really understand?”

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Living Life

Fun Facts & The Declare Link-Up

Hi Friends! As some of you know, I serve on the team that puts on the Declare Conference—a conference equipping women to walk in their calling as Christian communicators—and our 2017 conference is only a few weeks away (yay!). One of the things I love so much about Declare is our amazing community of women. Each in-person or online gathering…

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Living Life, Motherhood

Learning to Rest

I sat cuddled in an oversized blanket, watching my son play cars. My mind wandering from the boisterous crashing play in front of me, to a recent internal question I hadn’t dared voice. I turned to Jared’s form beside me on the sectional.

“Am I being lazy?”

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31 Days of Encouragement, Marriage, Ministry, Motherhood

Planting Seeds

Wouldn’t it be great if we could harvest the fruit of our crops immediately? Seeds go into the ground, you water it, wait five minutes and BAM, there are baskets of fresh strawberries ripe for the picking. Unfortunately, gardening doesn’t work that way. We prepare the ground, plant, tend to the seedlings, and eventually gather a harvest. Planting seeds in life works pretty much the same way.

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