Category Archives: Faith

The Power of Forgiveness

Today’s guest post is from Leslie Leyland Fields.  Leslie is speaking at the Hearts at Home conference this week! It’s not too late to join us for the conference– registration is still available! Leslie is an international speaker who has written … Continue reading

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We made it to 19!

I’m excited to share that four more Compassion kids now have a sponsor, bringing the grand total for my 50th birthday wish to 19!   While I don’t like to not meet a goal, I’m still thrilled that there are … Continue reading

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Seven Reasons Why I Have Hope in the Hardship

The hair started coming out last Thursday and by Sunday I had no choice but to shave my head to minimize the mess of hair everywhere and because I was beginning to get bald spots. Mark told me he’d go … Continue reading

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No More Perfect Christians

Last week I received a Facebook message from Amber. Her story was so powerful I just knew I had to share it with you! Amber let the No More Perfect Moms message change a friend’s marriage and spark a ministry … Continue reading

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My Favorite Children’s Bible Story Books

Thank you to everyone who entered the giveaway and shared your ideas for telling your kids Bible stories!  If you haven’t had time to read the comments, you might want to do so because they are full of wonderful ideas … Continue reading

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Jen’s Story and How a Hearts at Home Conference Can Make a Difference

If you’ve been hanging out here for very long, you’ve heard me quote something Jennifer Rothschild shared at a Hearts at Home conference several years ago. While referring to her blindness, she said, “It is not well with my circumstances, … Continue reading

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8 Promises You Can Count On In a Crisis

A few weeks ago my pastor, Tim Harkness, shared 8 promises you and I can count on in a crisis. It was such a pertinent list for my cancer journey that I knew I had to make it into a … Continue reading

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How To Be Jesus With Skin On

I think for most of us, it’s always easier to be on the giving side than the receiving side.  I’m reminded of this as I still recover from surgery and have to depend on my son and husband to lift … Continue reading

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Phase 1 done; Phase 2 begins

Well I’m three weeks out from my lumpectomy and sentinel node removal. The good news is that there was no cancer in my lymph nodes!  This is the value of catching this early while the cancer is still localized. If … Continue reading

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One of my favorites

I love worship music. This is one of my current favorites: Forever Reign by Hillsong Live. Enjoy! (If you can’t see the video below, click here!)

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