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Quote of the Week

“The most precious jewels you’ll ever have around your neck are the arms of your children.”                                                 … Continue reading

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The Gift of Enough

It all started with a picture and comment my friend and coworker, Connie, put on Facebook. I like my little “Living With Less So Your Family Has More” car, but honestly I get razzed about it all the time.  “What CEO … Continue reading

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Quote of the Week

“True heroism is remarkably sober, very undramatic.  It is not the urge to surpass all others at whatever the cost, but the urge to serve others at whatever the cost.”                     … Continue reading

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No More Perfect Bloggers

Okay so last Thursday wasn’t the Third Thursday. But I thought it was. I’m still claiming chemo brain anytime I can! After all, I need to get as much mileage out of that considering all I went through last year … Continue reading

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Too Many Choices?

Today’s post is another wonderful excerpt from Dr. Kathy Koch’s newest Hearts at Home book, Screens and Teens. If you’re looking for a summer reading selection for you or you and your spouse, consider Screens and Teens: Connecting with Our Kids … Continue reading

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Don’t Go Relivin’ What You Have Forgiven

Jill says: Even when you’re moving forward, it’s easy to want to bring up the past. Mark says: It’s the human side of us that wants to throw something back into play that we settled in our heart or relationship … Continue reading

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Quote of the Week

“Being a mother is learning about strengths you didn’t know you had, and dealing with fears you didn’t know existed.”                                         … Continue reading

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You Have The Power To Inspire!

She played the same three measures of music over and over again, hoping that one of these times would help her remember the next part of the song. She persevered, but then I saw the wetness at the corner of … Continue reading

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Doubt’s Path to a Deeper Faith

Have you ever experienced doubt in your faith journey? If we’re honest, I think many of us do! Today’s post is from Ann Sullivan, the author of Permission to Doubt: One Woman’s Journey into a Thinking Faith. I met Ann … Continue reading

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Did I Contact Her? You Bet.

It’s a question that lands in my email box two to three times a week since the No More Perfect Marriages blog series in January. Unfortunately there are too many marriages dealing with unfaithfulness and people are looking for help. … Continue reading

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Quote of the Week

“Motherhood is wonderful, rewarding, messy, noisy, and sometimes crazy ride, but it is worth is all.”                                                 … Continue reading

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Are You Comparing Your Insides to Kate’s Outsides?

I’m guessing that nearly every mom has done it sometime over the past three days. It’s easy to do. It’s human nature. Women, particularly, are experts at this kind of comparison:We tend to compare our insides to other women’s outsides. … Continue reading

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Quote of the Week

“The way we love each other is the best evidence that Jesus is still alive.”                                                   … Continue reading

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