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Did I Educate Myself Out Of Marriage?

By on April 4, 2017 in Singleness with 5 Comments

Put another way: Do certain degrees make you less likely to be “marriage material”? That type of question is one I get at least once a month. Seriously. In recent weeks, I’ve been asked three different versions of it: Will getting a PhD mean that no guy will ever want to marry me? If I […]

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Looking for Satisfaction in all the Wrong Places

By on March 2, 2017 in Christian Life with 3 Comments

Something is Missing In 1988, the British pop band, Fine Young Cannibals, released the fifth single from their album, The Raw and the Crooked. The song, “I’m not Satisfied,” was a telling testimony of how earthly things will never truly bring satisfaction and contentment. These young, secular artists told the story of a man who finds life wanting—his […]

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4 Pinterest Boards You Shouldn't Have

By on January 5, 2017 in Christian Life with 5 Comments

God has laid this on my heart a while ago, and I’m finally getting around to writing this. I really enjoy Pinterest. It’s like this gold mine of awesome ideas that are all in one place that I can organize by category. I am on it ALL THE TIME. Behind the Bible and creation itself, […]

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Choosing to Commit to a Summer of Contentment

By on May 31, 2016 in Personal Growth with 0 Comments

Developing a heart of contentment can be challenging even in the midst of the summer season when the living is supposed to be “easy”. Contentment is defined as “having an ease of mind or satisfaction.”[1] Contentment, from a biblical perspective, is much more than mere satisfaction with life. For the Christian woman the dictionary definition […]

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Intentional Contentment In A Never-Ever-Satisfied Culture

By on August 4, 2015 in Personal Growth with 2 Comments

Texas just recorded its wettest May ever. In fact, so did the entire United States, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Since, in North Texas, we’ve been under drought conditions steadily since 2012 to the point of government-enforced watering restrictions, you’d think an uptick in rain would be welcome news. But, I […]

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Thriving in a Time of Frustration

By on March 4, 2014 in Faith with 0 Comments

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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Discontent with Discontentment

By on October 18, 2012 in Emotions with 0 Comments

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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