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How to Overcome Anxiety

By on July 27, 2017 in Christian Life with 0 Comments

Editor’s Note: What do you worry about? What floods you with a sense of panic or dread? Underneath our chronic worry, we often find a driving need for control – control over our future, our family, our health, our finances, our time, our whole lives. And yet, we’re surrounded by things we can’t control. (Just drive a few minutes […]

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Using Minutes to Achieve Your Goals

By on January 21, 2016 in Personal Growth with 0 Comments

Start right with being sure that God—and your personal time with Him—is the priority in your life. Even the Lord Jesus said “no” to some “good” requests for His time. He was committed to the Father’s overall plan and submitted to that plan not because He had to do so, but because He “delighted” to do […]

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Keeping the ‘Happy’ in Thanksgiving and the ‘Merry’ in Christmas During Your Season of Crazy

By on November 12, 2015 in Holiday with 1 Comment

Okay, quick poll: Raise your hand if it was mid-July, you blinked, and when you opened your eyes it was November? Oh, that many of us, hmm? At our house, life seems to be passing by in something of a blur these days. My husband and I have four jobs between us, in addition to […]

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3 Tips to Make Your Family an Organized Team

By on October 6, 2015 in Family and Parenting with 0 Comments

What comes to mind when you hear the word, “organize”? Does it create an intense amount of anxiety that makes your head spin? Or maybe you are on the other side of the spectrum, where you are filled with overwhelming excitement at the mere thought of the word? Regardless of which side of the spectrum you […]

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Maybe You're {Not} Supposed to Do It All

By on March 24, 2015 in Family and Parenting, Ministry with 2 Comments

“Take heed to the ministry which you have received in the Lord, that you may fulfill it.” ~Colossians 4:9 In our culture, moms are called on to do more than they have ever had to do before. While we also have more help with smartphones and fast food and efficient appliances, most moms feel the […]

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How to {Emotionally} Survive The Holidays

By on December 11, 2014 in Emotions, Holiday with 0 Comments

It is officially that time of year again…the holidays. For many women this is the season they look forward to all year. They cannot wait for the smell of pumpkin or pecan pie baking in the oven, the beautiful leaves that eventually fall to the ground, or the first taste of Starbucks® peppermint mocha (my […]

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Practicing "Holy Day" Hospitality

By on December 4, 2014 in Holiday, House and Home with 0 Comments

What is your reaction when you think of the holiday season? Did you know that the holiday season is actually a “holy-season” that should bring us closer to the event or person we are celebrating? Contrary to current practice, Thanksgiving Day is rooted in an occasion focused on thanking God for His provision rather than […]

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Refueling in the Burn Out

By on July 10, 2014 in Faith with 0 Comments

“But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth.” Acts 1:8 “Ladies and Gentlemen we are sorry for the delay but it seems we cannot start the engines.” Those are […]

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Martha, Martha, Martha! Kicking Your Anxiety to the Curb

By on October 8, 2013 in Emotions with 0 Comments

As I raced through the house trying to restore order I was barking out brief staccato commands to my children.  Suddenly my youngest stopped me and asked “Mom, are we having company tonight?”  God used her innocent question that day to unveil my heart and I realized that she had come to associate the idea […]

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When Anxiety Comes Knocking

By on September 3, 2013 in Emotions with 0 Comments

Many of us have felt it – suddenly, a little gerbil starts spinning its wheel right in the middle of our chests! Our minds race to keep up and our thoughts become prods that drive us from one place to the next.  Living life at such a frantic mental pace leaves us exhausted but unable […]

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