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Confessions of a Shopping Addict

By on March 29, 2012 in Personal Growth with 8 Comments

Hi. My name is Katie and I’m a shopaholic. It’s been 12 days since I last used my store card. It all started so innocently, really. “Would you like to save an additional 15 percent today? You know the more you spend with us, the more you’ll save!” After years of avoiding credit cards, I […]

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Seasons of Mentoring

By on March 27, 2012 in Ministry with 0 Comments

It’s spring! The trees are budding, the grass is greening, flowers are bursting forth with color – allergies are afflicting those who are sensitive to pollen!  As a new Texas resident this spring I experienced allergies for the first time.  I don’t care for them but I do love spring and summer!  However, like the […]

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Body Image and The Baby Bump

Body Image. What woman does not struggle with these two words!? Over the past two years, I have found myself struggling with this issue in a way that I have not struggled since I was a teenager. My twenties was a period of intense spiritual growth, and, by God’s grace, I began to find contentment […]

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BW Reads: Spiritual Warfare for Women

By on March 20, 2012 in Education with 0 Comments

Spiritual warfare is real, but how serious is it and what do the enemy’s attacks look like? How do I battle them? Leighann McCoy addresses these questions and more through scripture and personal testimony in her book Spiritual Warfare for Women: Winning the Battle for Your Home, Family and Friends. After ministering to women for […]

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Why I Broke Up With The Bachelor

By on March 15, 2012 in Culture, Personal Growth with 0 Comments

Take a stroll through any grocery store checkout lane and you’ll see an array of scintillating headlines testifying to that American female obsession popularly known as The Bachelor and The Bachelorette. While the names and faces change with each season, our vicarious interest is unfailingly piqued by the drama, the dates, the drama, the romance, […]

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Voices from the Past: A Woman. A Poet.

By on March 13, 2012 in Faith with 0 Comments

What do you do when you are terribly ill and racked with pain?  When your child is so ill she faces death? When your husband is away on business for months, leaving you with the children and household affairs?  When your house burns down?  The seventeenth century Puritan Anne Bradstreet (1612-1672), facing these and many […]

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Where'd You Get Those Shoes?!?

By on March 6, 2012 in Personal Growth with 0 Comments

We women are subtle creatures.  We communicate entire paragraphs with a glare and furrowed brow. But the funny thing about mastering the art-of-the-subtle is that we can go a long time without ever having to confront what’s below the surface and truly in our hearts. Yes we women are often sophisticatedly subtle and we’re equally […]

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Dear Dottie, Is the OT Unfair to Women?

Dear Dottie, This year my goal is to read the Bible from beginning to end for the very first time. As I’ve plodded through Leviticus and Numbers I found myself confused (and I must confess, a little offended) by some of the embarrassing laws women were subjected to–being “unclean” during their monthly periods, a public […]

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The Contraception Mandate and A Woman's Voice

By on March 1, 2012 in Culture, Women's Issues with 0 Comments

Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof… ~ Amendment 1 to The Constitution of the United States On February 16, a congressional hearing was held in which Southwestern Seminary professor Craig Mitchell testified regarding the Obama administration’s mandate that all health insurance plans must fully cover […]

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Battling for Significance

Imagine the scene: You have been home with your children all day when your husband comes home to tell you about his exciting day. He’s been involved in life-changing meetings, made a huge business deal, or had the opportunity to meet and disciple a young couple who plan on getting married. You listen with pride […]

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