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His Plans Are Better

Sure, being intentional about our goals and aspirations is so very important but God has reminded me, especially recently, that He indeed has a plan for my life. I can choose to be resilient and prayerful and trusting of Him or I can be pessimistic, angry, and just negative. The later of two certainly would never lead to clarity or patience………

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Being More Present

Our world is so consumed by the internet and social media that I think we sometimes forget to enjoy the moments in our lives that we will never get back. I think its okay to take selfies and pictures, but there is something about being more present for the events going on in our lives. I personally want to do better where this is concerned……

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Devotion, Distractions, & Discipline

No matter how hectic life gets we have to find time to hear His voice. The difficulty comes when life becomes so overwhelming that spending quality time with God is minimized to calling on Him only when we need something or waiting on a convenient time that never seems to come. I have these moments when I know I could be reading my bible but I .......

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Unspeakable Joy

I’ve failed more than a couple of tests over the years because my faith and trust in God was subpar. My response to uncomfortable situations was running for the first exit sign or kicking and screaming, figuratively of course. I’ve missed the opportunity to grow in my faith so many times and with that I've struggled with having a joyful .......

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Friends Forever

I got an unexpected visit from one of my line sisters this weekend. It was perfect timing because her energy and her wisdom was right on time. She told me things I needed to hear without a twinge of judgment. We spoke openly about life, challenges, insecurities, past relationships, etc. Whether she realized or not she was an answer to a prayer for strength, inspiration, and joy...

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Life, Love, and Patience

I was a bridesmaid in my sister’s wedding almost 10 years ago and I am honored to be a bridesmaid in one of my closest friend’s wedding in September. Becky and I have been friends since middle school and I have to say I predicted she would date and marry her fiancé a very long time ago (Insert wink). The date is set...

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