Life Is Like A Box Of Chocolates Just Maybe Not This Year

    August 24, 2020
    Life is like a box of chocolates

    You’re no doubt familiar with the quote, “Momma said life is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you’re gonna get.” However, I think Forrest Gump’s mom might have been a little off.

    This year, life seems more out of the box…

    It’s more like off the candy counter…

    Reaching under the edge of a piece of furniture and seeing what you pull out.

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    Too Christian?

    I wasn’t too Christian for my non-Christian neighbors, but apparently I was “too Christian” for the Christians. Was that even a thing? I sat there reading the email, and I’ll be honest, the rejection…

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    Life is made up of moments. All my life I've heard the saying, "do not give the devil a foothold," but I've never really comprehended it until now.…

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    January 22, 2020
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    Do You Ever Feel Overwhelmed By Christmas Chaos?

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    Because of Jesus…

    I am blogging over on Candidly Christian today about a recent revelation I had while singing Living Hope one Sunday at church. It’s my daughter’s favorite song, but that has nothing to do with…

    December 2, 2019
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    5 Bible Verses About Fighting Fear With Prayer

    I'm blogging over on Candidly Christian today about three ways prayer can help you overcome your fears, but before I send you that way, I want to share five Bible verses about fighting fear…

    November 27, 2019
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    The Best Online Christian Writing Support Group

    I have seen authors show up in this writing support group, not just when it benefited them, but to help and encourage one another. It didn’t matter if you were looking for feedback on…

    November 20, 2019
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    Cultivating Gratitude Without A Journal

    We are all created unique. So it should be no surprise that we all go about cultivating gratitude in our own way… right? Probably not, actually. I think it’s part of the comparison trap.…

    November 11, 2019
  • Life isn't fair

    Life Isn’t Fair… So What Do We Do About It?

    “If you get home and I’m not there, your work shirt is in the dryer and I am at the hospital.” Life isn’t fair. That’s the thought that crossed my mind as soon as…

    October 31, 2019
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    Living in Light of the Gospel

    Do you preach the gospel to yourself or do you see it as something you just needed once when you got saved? Check out my latest post on gospel living...…

    October 23, 2019
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    How To Fight Self-Condemnation With The Gospel

    After I dropped my kids off at school one-day last week, I was talking to my husband. I was telling him about the day before when I had been at the school dropping off…

    October 20, 2019