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Ready to Thrive in 2016? 3 Opportunities to Get Nourished!

Originally posted on KellyRBaker:
We need to nourish ourselves spiritually in order to thrive. One very important way to do that is to study the Bible. Counterfeit money hunters are trained to study the real dollars, not the fake ones.…

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Meet Susie… a Courageous Prayer Warrior {Learning from Job}

Originally posted on Heartfelt Reflections:
As I mentioned when I introduced Jen in my last post, suffering, pain, and trials in life are inevitable.  Each of us has been and will be affected by the fact that we live in…

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Meet Jen… a Woman Who Shines for God {Learning from Job}

Originally posted on Heartfelt Reflections:
Suffering, pain, and trials in life are inevitable.  We live in a fallen world where the effects of original sin touch each of our lives.  The good news is that we have a loving God…

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Yes. :) Really.

Hope. Hope Lives. His Name is Jesus.  Call His Name.  He is the Answer.  Do Not Be Afraid. Jesus is Hope Alive.  He Loves You. Yes. 🙂 Really.  He Loves Y O U.  Jesus is Hope Alive. Do Not Be … Continue reading

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To Walk or Stay by: Lara Williams; a Book Review

To Walk or Stay by: Lara Williams; a Book Review To have a friend, yes, even an online friend who pours her overflow of God’s blessings into your life is exactly the kind of friend I have in Lara. What’s … Continue reading

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100 pound loser ~ a book review & my renewed perspective

I had the usual struggles with weight and health that come with aging. At the age of 33, this 130 pound wife and mom of 2 was in the best shape of my life. Wham! Life hit me from behind. … Continue reading

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“Real-Life Time”=Ask for Help . . . yes, that 4-letter word!

One Critical Lesson I’ve learned:  “Real-Life Time”=Ask for Help . . . yes, that 4-letter word! Though humbling, asking for help of any kind is hard for us women/moms to do yet, it is an important Blessing for those we … Continue reading

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23rd Anniversary ~ John&Susie

On this special day, I am overwhelmed by Love &  so Thankful that God brought John & I together and keeps us together. Our marriage is a gift that has seen trials & victories and we know life will bring more of each. Walking together with our … Continue reading

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Faith when the sun is hidden

(photo by: Martha Linn Cantrell) I would rather be in a dark cave with Jesus than in the sunlight or artificial-light without Him. For it is Jesus, The Light of the World who came down into darkness so that you & I might have His … Continue reading

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