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Notes From My Study of Haggai and Zechariah: Issues of the Heart

The books of Haggai and Zechariah both take place during the reign of Kind Darius, over the course of his second to fourth year of reigning. These books seem to be intertwined in their messages to the people of God. While studying these books, I immediately see two major heart issues with God’s people- priority and heart motive. Continue reading

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I am.

I want to know You in the mundane. I want to know You and be known by You in the every day. I want to know You in the magnificent and in the ordinary. I want to know You in … Continue reading

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In our pursuit of self-care, we have forgotten the ultimate act of self-care.

In our pursuit of self-care, we have forgotten the ultimate act of self-care: time in His presence. This year, there has been plenty of talk about self-care. We are encouraged to take long baths, incorporate retail therapy, meditate, or read … Continue reading

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When My To-Do List is an Idol

Motherhood is full of conflicting emotions. As a mother, you somehow feel both deep sadness and deep joy with each passing moment. You mourn the time that has gone by and the moments that you can’t get back, while rejoicing … Continue reading

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Everyday Faithfulness

I remember so clearly the moment when God first put it on my heart to start a Bible study at my college. It was the summer before my sophomore year. I was so scared to begin, because I wanted my … Continue reading

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A Worthwhile Sacrifice

Deciding to embrace the idea of parenthood and trust God’s timing on the start of our family was a little terrifying to me. I always desired to be a wife, but I never gave much thought to being a mother. … Continue reading

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Oh Boy

Today, I want to share not only our exciting reveal but also my heart. My hope is that I would always remain open and vulnerable so that God can use my story. Being transparent is often difficult and is definitely … Continue reading

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Sex: Everyone’s Doing It

I’ve wanted to write about this topic for a long time. In fact, it’s something that I’m very passionate about. But how can I possibly say everything I feel and believe without coming across as preachy and turning everyone away? … Continue reading

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To all the hearts

Today my heart hurts for all the men and women I’ve watched remain in something harmful for them- rather that be a job, a friendship, or, most often, a relationship. I often watch individuals stay in relationships that either tear … Continue reading

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I’ve gotta be real…

I’m a talkative girl. Growing up I was often reminded of this. If you know me, you’re probably not too incredibly shocked. I was told I sometimes shared too much, gave too many details away. I let people see my … Continue reading

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