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Following in the Footsteps of Billy Graham

I woke up this morning to the news that Billy Graham passed away. For some reason, I haven't been able to get it off of my mind ever since. No, I've never met him. No, I've never really followed him or studied him. And, yet, I can feel the loss. It's almost embarrassing to admit… Continue reading Following in the Footsteps of Billy Graham

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Don’t Get Trapped in the Dark: Staying Up When You Start to Feel Down

It's tempting to just give up or feel discouraged when we are in the dark. But, it's important to remember God does His best work when we are in the dark.

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My Identity (Poem & Bible Journal)

Identity Poetry On the surface, I am a strong person. On the surface, I am brave. On the surface, I am well versed. Yet... Underneath the layers, I am weak without Him. Underneath the layers, my bravery comes from Him. Underneath the layers, my brain is a web of thoughts. He...completes me. He...meets me where… Continue reading My Identity (Poem & Bible Journal)

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Die to Bloom (By: James Clark)

Soil Check out this amazing post by James Clark! I am so humbled that James mentions two of my posts from this past week in his post today: I Needed God’s Gentle Reminder God’s Gentle Reminder Continues (bible journal) He constantly encourages me and motivates me to be open and real in my own posts.… Continue reading Die to Bloom (By: James Clark)

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He Loves Me, He Loves Me Not

Pluck I remember those summer days when I had my first crush. Plucking away those flower petals like my future depended on it. He loves me, he loves me not, he loves me, he loves me....not.   I remember that longing to be loved and that disappointment when it didn't happen by who I had… Continue reading He Loves Me, He Loves Me Not

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Stay in the Loop

Loop A recent Gallup research shows that: Fewer than one in four Americans (24%) now believe the Bible is "the actual word of God, and is to be taken literally, word for word," similar to the 26% who view it as "a book of fables, legends, history and moral precepts recorded by man." This is… Continue reading Stay in the Loop

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God Couldn’t Twitter So He Uses Us!

This morning, I started my Bible readings in 2 Thessalonians 2. What really spoke to my heart today was verse 15 which states:  So then, brothers and sisters, stand firm and hold fast to the teachings or traditions we passed on to you, whether by word of mouth or by letter. particularly, the line that states "passed… Continue reading God Couldn’t Twitter So He Uses Us!

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Don’t Give in to Pride (Bible Journal)

via Daily Prompt: Catapult Catapult 2 Chronicles 26:15-17 15 In Jerusalem, he positioned catapults to shoot arrows and great stones, a new invention by ingenious men, in the towers and on the corners of the city wall. Because of his impressive army, many of the surrounding nations knew about Uzziah and how God helped him win battles. 16 But when Uzziah… Continue reading Don’t Give in to Pride (Bible Journal)