Category Archives: Faith

Praying with the Psalms

Today, we’re going to pray with a Psalm. I love this Psalm for so many reasons. As we swelter in these dog days of summer, I long for the shelter of God’s wings. As I wrestle with vacation plans or … Continue reading

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Music Monday: Best News Ever by Mercy Me

I love how this song reminds us that we already know the end of the story. Our job is to be a part of the story so that our stories can be so much more than they would be without … Continue reading

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What kind of faith do you have?

As a birthday gift to my husband, we’re going to look at one of his favorite verses – John 3:17. You read that right. Not John 3:16 like you see on all of the signs at sports events, but John … Continue reading

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Music Monday: The 99 by 7eventh Time Down

The story of the 99 is one that shows the difference between most of us and Jesus. If have 99 of almost anything and I’m missing only one of them, I’m moving generally moving on. But Jesus sees us differently. … Continue reading

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We all need people to cheer us on like this

Therefore encourage one another and build one another up 1 Thessalonians 5:11 We all need people who will cheer us on like this when we just can’t seem to do what we want. Go and be that person for someone … Continue reading

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Do you have any idea what you’re worth?

I have the honor of being a part of a wonderful faith journey with my friend Chris. The things she discovers as she wrestles with God are beautiful and immediately shared with those of us who need them. Enjoy this … Continue reading

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Music Monday: Head Above Water by Avril Lavigne

Sometimes we are so busy in the struggle that we forget to ask for help. We are like Peter who starts to sink when he looks at the size of the waves he is already walking on. Look up. Your … Continue reading

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What if you gave it all?

Jesus doesn’t want part of our lives. He doesn’t want merely an hour on Sunday. He wants our days, our nights, our ups, our downs, our struggles, and our triumphs. If we let Jesus in, our whole life will be … Continue reading

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Music Monday: Fearless by Jasmine Murray

As I stepped out of church, all around me was an eerily calm, green sky. Having spent my early childhood in the Midwest, I know green skies mean trouble. Twenty minutes from home in the hills of Austin was not … Continue reading

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Music Monday: Not Today

    We can be overrun, overtired, overwhelmed, and overstimulated. We can be doubtful, weak, and fearful. And we can forget to turn to the source of our strength and the cause of our hope. Reset. Remember. Tell the devil, … Continue reading

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