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Tag: Christian Life

How Coffee Bean Christians Can Change the World

Have you ever wondered what people think of Christianity when they observe your life? In the mundane, routine moments of the day, would someone glancing at you or me from across the room see a difference in us, maybe in the way we react to ... Read More »

How Do You Pray?

Would that this is the prayer and heart cry of every woman that graces this post today! We encourage you ladies to read, reflect, ponder, and echo the words of this great Puritan prayer. Comments and encouragements are welcome below. God of... Read More »

Could We Just Love Each Other, Already?

About 10 years ago, as a junior in high school, I joined the world of Facebook. Awhile before that, Facebook was only open to college students via proof of an “.edu” email address, but soon after it opened up and high school stu... Read More »

Misconceptions of Grace

Never before have I heard the phrase, “Can I have grace?” so often since becoming a dean at a Bible school.  And why shouldn’t I?  We all want grace. We get pulled over for speeding, and we do everything in our power to convince t... Read More »

Overcoming the Stronghold of Fear

I was six years old when I came to know Jesus as my Lord and Savior. I remember having a strong conviction over my sin, and I knew I needed Jesus to come into my life to save me. When I was eight years old, my mother was diagnosed with canc... Read More »

The Gritty, Grace-Filled Virtue of Self-Control

“She’s so transparent,” “She is so quick to give grace,” “She’s a great listener,” “She’s got…so much….self control.” Not the most sought-after compliment for a Christian woman these days; it’s akin to something ... Read More »

How That Sin Issue Looks a Lot Like a Pile of Laundry

In talking with women, I have discovered there is one of two things that they despise: laundry or dishes. For me, it is laundry. I can stand and wash every dish in the house. I would even say it’s a de-stressor. But, give me one towel to ... Read More »

…But Love the Sinner

There is a popular statement among Christians, “Hate the sin but love the sinner.” A cliché that rolls easily off the tongue, too often this can become a banner that we wish to fly whenever we encounter people who are involved in life ... Read More »

“To Do” vs. “To Be”

On any given day, you could come to my home and find a “To Do” list. I sometimes base how my day has gone on whether or not this list is completed. A few months ago I was reading Jennifer Rothschild’s Bible study on Hosea. In it she c... Read More »

A New Creation – Life Lessons from Butterflies

Last month was my oldest daughter’s birthday. My sister-in-love, a preschool teacher, decided to forgo the usual gifts of princesses, baby dolls, or crafts, and instead get Makaylan a Live Butterfly Adventure. A few days later we received... Read More »