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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

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When Courage Looks Like Standing Still – Guest Post: Becky Beresford

Sweet, encouraging Becky and I connected through a writer's group and when I was blessed to guest post for her Brave Women's series. I love her words here about standing still in wait for God's plan. Courage in the stillness. A few weeks ago, I had an opportunity I couldn’t pass up. Except I did.… Continue reading When Courage Looks Like Standing Still – Guest Post: Becky Beresford

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Not Alone, New Affirmations – Guest Post: Tricia Thirey

Tricia and I connected 3 years ago at a writers' conference in North Carolina, though we quickly discovered we lived just a few miles apart in Ohio. This was just a few weeks before her husband passed. I knew then and know now how divine our meeting was. We are friends, writers, moms, and overcomers… Continue reading Not Alone, New Affirmations – Guest Post: Tricia Thirey

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Waiting for Stability – Guest Post: Mattie Givens

Mattie Givens writes at Growing The Givens and we connected at a blogger retreat last August. It was such a delight to chat with her and I am thrilled to have her share words here on the blog today. There have been many seasons in my life where I have waited for something tangible.  I… Continue reading Waiting for Stability – Guest Post: Mattie Givens

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Good Things Come, The Hidden Benefit of Waiting – Guest Post: Rachel Risner

This guest post from Rachel Risner encourages us to wait and experience the encouragement and changed heart of Rachel. A brilliant reminder that good things come to those who wait...with God. We are reaching high levels of cabin fever at my house. Dangerously high. Playing nicely is at an all-time low and bickering is up… Continue reading Good Things Come, The Hidden Benefit of Waiting – Guest Post: Rachel Risner