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Determined to Embrace a Prayerful Heart in Seasons of Waiting – Guest Post: Heather Dixon

Two years ago my husband and I committed to daily prayer together over our son’s schooling choices. He was transitioning from elementary school to middle school and we knew this decision was an important one. We thought we might be praying over this decision for a few weeks, but God had another timeline in mind.… Continue reading Determined to Embrace a Prayerful Heart in Seasons of Waiting – Guest Post: Heather Dixon

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Trusting God’s Plan for a Husband – Guest Post: Brandi Murphy

Writer Brandi Holland shares her season of waiting and praying for a husband. From young twenties to adulthood, many of us can relate to this season. I shared a similar story in The Husband List and Brandi shares eloquently here with encouragement and love. When I was in college, I was blessed to be in… Continue reading Trusting God’s Plan for a Husband – Guest Post: Brandi Murphy

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Waiting on God…for Weeks and Weeks – Guest Post: Heather Hooks

Heather Hooks shares her thoughts about Waiting on God. Indeed, none who wait for you shall be put to shame. Psalms 25:3a (ESV) God should have answered me by now.  I’d been waiting on His input for…how long?  A few weeks? And it wasn’t a life-changing decision.  Just something small.  But He was silent. And… Continue reading Waiting on God…for Weeks and Weeks – Guest Post: Heather Hooks

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The Year God Stopped Talking to Me – Guest Post: Rachel Dawn

Rachel and I connected through several writer friends and groups a few years back when I was just entering the writing world and she was much more established. Her story of faith and patience in a season of waiting is inspiring and I can't wait for you to read her encouragement here. 2015 was the… Continue reading The Year God Stopped Talking to Me – Guest Post: Rachel Dawn

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Silence Does Not Equal Unseen – Guest Post: Karen Smith

Karen and I met years ago at the She Speaks writers' conference. She is such a delight and a joy to speak to. As I keep up with Karen on social media since our time together I've watched her grow through some tough life changes and seasons but always keeping the Light of Christ so… Continue reading Silence Does Not Equal Unseen – Guest Post: Karen Smith

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Think Carefully Your Ways – Guest Post: Kristin Funston

My friend, Kristin and I connected through a writers group and I was honored to be a part of her launch team when her book, More for Mom, released. If you haven't read it yet - go on out and get a copy it's like sweet tea for your soul - promise! Drink in her… Continue reading Think Carefully Your Ways – Guest Post: Kristin Funston

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Happy Fifth Birthday: Celebrating The Birth of A Son Who Didn’t Live

Happy Fifth Birthday, John Karl! I Googled "best gifts for 5 year old boys" because I have no idea what you might be into. The image of your sweet baby face sits in my memory and I will never forget the feel of your body in my arms or the kick of your feet in my… Continue reading Happy Fifth Birthday: Celebrating The Birth of A Son Who Didn’t Live