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Bethany Hartsfield

Bethany has a passion for teaching God's Word to women and helping them find their identity, worth and value in Christ above everything else. She is studying Women's Ministry in the Master of Divinity program at Southwestern Seminary. Bethany loves sports, chocolate, and old movies!

Stuck in the Routine of Daily Quiet Times?

By on April 22, 2014 in Jesus with 0 Comments
Stuck in the Routine of Daily Quiet Times?

Following Jesus requires discipline. We all know this and we all have more victorious seasons than others.  However, when we decide to follow Jesus with everything in our being we also often lean towards the legalistic bent of that calling upon our lives.  This especially takes place in the personal pursuit of deepening our relationship […]

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Thriving in a Time of Frustration

By on March 4, 2014 in Faith with 3 Comments
Thriving in a Time of Frustration

Lord, what on earth do you want me to do with my life? I’m ready! Where do you want me?

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But…What If I’m Not Happy?

By on June 25, 2013 in Faith with 0 Comments
But…What If I’m Not Happy?

“Life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.”  This famous phrase found in our country’s “Declaration of Independence” defines the people who inhabit this great land of the United States.  In fact, the “pursuit of happiness” is often the main focus of our identity – both on an individual and national scale.  There is nothing wrong […]

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Don’t You Love a Good Love Story?

By on May 28, 2013 in Relationships with 0 Comments
Don’t You Love a Good Love Story?

I love a good love story.  What woman doesn’t?  How many women do you know who are not curious about how a married couple met and how the man proposed?  We are all drawn to those stories that are love at first sight, the conflicting battle fought in the middle, and the happy storybook ending. […]

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So We’re Living Together…What’s the Big Deal?

By on April 16, 2013 in Dating with 0 Comments
So We’re Living Together…What’s the Big Deal?

What a precious baby girl! …Wait. She belongs to my old college roommate? No way! …Wait. Did I miss her wedding? As I curiously stalk my old roommate on Facebook I realize I hadn’t missed anything. Not even an engagement. Just the reality of another friend cohabiting with her boyfriend. Once I asked a woman […]

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My Downton Disposition: How TV is Teaching Us

By on March 19, 2013 in Personal Growth with 2 Comments
My Downton Disposition: How TV is Teaching Us

If you are like me and thousands of women across the nation (and Europe too!), the hit drama Downton Abbey consumed your Sunday nights for the first few months of this year.  After getting my Downton fix, I often found myself talking to myself in a British accent, longing for someone to join in the […]

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Weighing In on Your Weight-Loss Battle

By on January 15, 2013 in Personal Growth with 0 Comments
Weighing In on Your Weight-Loss Battle

Jill lost 17 pounds and went down to a size 4. Barbara lost 50 pounds and finally is able to fit into her size 12 pants.  But, hey, that’s nothing compared to Stephanie who lost 75 pounds and not only fits into her size 6 pants, size 8 dress, but also feels like her life has […]

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PMS with Self-Control…Yes, It’s Possible

By on November 29, 2012 in Emotions, Personal Growth with 0 Comments
PMS with Self-Control…Yes, It’s Possible

  I hope you find yourself in this comic strip.  If you don’t, forget reading the rest of this post.  How many days have I walked through this exact scenario?  How many months of my life do I have this exact experience and more? …Too many to count! It wasn’t until my later high school […]

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Discontent with Discontentment

By on October 18, 2012 in Emotions with 2 Comments
Discontent with Discontentment

There I was in my closet – crying.  The all too familiar pitiful scene of a mascara-stained face looking heavenward, crying out to God, not understanding why His timing hadn’t caught up with mine. What was I even crying about?  My current marital status.  Yup, currently single.  It is not the end of the world […]

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Date Like a Princess

By on September 21, 2012 in Dating with 0 Comments
Date Like a Princess

In the realm of Christian dating, what exactly is the best model?  We have so many choices!  We can always wait for a man to court us. We can go the route of the “normal” dating scene. We can go online. We can do a mixture of courting and dating. Or we could simply just […]

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