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Category: Hope

Gifts of Hope

Gifts of Hope

Chances are we all know someone in need of a little hope – or perhaps you’re the one in need of hope. I truly understand how that feels. I wanted to put together a post with what I think are gifts of hope – gifts […]

12 Scriptures to Meditate on this Easter

12 Scriptures to Meditate on this Easter

It happens each year here in the Midwest – lingering snow melts away and red buds form on the tree outside of my window. Robins return to the backyard with their early morning song. Soon the green tips of our tulips will peek through the […]

Would I Do It Again? Would You?

Would I Do It Again? Would You?

It was a Wednesday. It was my worst day. It was the worst day. The kind that doesn’t come with a manual on how to survive, the kind that people don’t write blog posts about, because most people don’t endure this kind of bad day. […]

Redemption 2015

Redemption 2015

Happy New Year, friends! I’m grateful for the year that’s gone by, but I’m looking forward to an amazing year ahead. See, I never intended to be one who chooses a word for a year. I don’t really do resolutions, either. Mostly, I try to […]

Reflection

Reflection

The end of a year is always a good time for reflection. Many of us look back on the good things that happened, and realize just how much life we lived inside of twelve months. For a lot of us, there are hard times woven […]

Nothing Can Hold Back Hope

Nothing Can Hold Back Hope

A year ago, I stood looking ahead at uncertainty, filled with fear. I want to take a look back at what I’ve learned this year, and try to share some of the precious truths with you. This has been my year of hope – because […]

A Year of Hope

A Year of Hope

A year or so ago, sometime between mid-October and mid-November of 2013, the Lord gave me a word. As the end of the calendar year was approaching, people were beginning to discuss their plans for Christmas and also their New Year’s resolutions. Knowing that I don’t […]

Limitless Chances

Limitless Chances

Last week, Miss Rebekah sent me a message on Facebook. Yes, we have the same name, spelled exactly the same way. How do you tell us apart? Well, she’s 16, and I am…not 16 anymore. 😉 Our families have known each other for some time […]

Serving Notice

Serving Notice

Did you ever want to serve notice – maybe at a job, in a relationship, or in a particularly tough situation from which you’d like to check out? I know I have – especially recently. And so, right now, today, I’m doing just that – […]

For When We Need to Remember Our Foundation

For When We Need to Remember Our Foundation

Recently, I shared about sitting in the sand, giving up on trying to fight the ongoing battle that comes with the stress of life. (The rest of this post will make a little more sense if you start by reading “And So I Sat.” Go […]