3 Ways to Make Easter about the Resurrection

31. March 2015 Uncategorized 0
My favorite holiday is approaching! My birthday! I’m kidding. It’s Easter. It just so happens that my birthday and Easter share a date this year. I decided to host both sides of my family because I happen to really like my family. All of them. This will bring 15 adults and 11 children (ages 3-9) ...

Hope: A Give Away

The lovely Heather Bixler (heatherbixler.com) is having a give away of her four-week mini Bible study on hope. Enter below!   Enter for your chance to win 1 of 25 FREE audible copies of the audiobook “Hope – Four Week Mini Bible Study: Becoming Press Mini Bible Studies by Heather Bixler! About the Book “Then ...

Humble Beginnings and Big Goals

“Do not despise these small beginnings, for the Lord rejoices to see the work begin, to see the plumb line in Zerubbabel’s hand.” Zechariah 4:10 When you are pursuing your dreams, the above words can be a great comfort. This verse among others drive home the point that overnight success is not the norm and that small ...

To Qualify Instead of Purge

18. February 2015 Uncategorized 0
This year, although only seven weeks old, has been full of purging. In all areas of my life, I am getting a lesson in simplification. Not from the aspect of doing and having few things, but in evaluating all I have and do and asking God, What’s worth keeping? This brings up different questions in ...

Order Brings Peace

13. February 2015 Uncategorized 2
I have to confess that I am not an organized person. I used to be―in certain areas. As a teenager I would let my room get a big mess and then one day just dive in and clean it all up. I got enjoyment from the big difference that cleaning a big mess would give ...