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the problem with voting

{five minute friday: vote} The problem with voting is we have two real options. Sure we can choose a third or fourth option depending on how we break it down. But the reality is most of us will chose one of two options. We most often choose either option 1: worry-vote-complain or option 2: pray-vote-pray.Continue reading “the problem with voting”

tending tuesday: tending in the tiny *GIVEAWAY*

Welcome to *Tending Tuesday*, our opportunity to hear a fellow writer’s voice, one who is seeking to encourage others in their walk with Jesus while tending her own life by the Word of God. Meet Susan Shipe… Susan Chamberlain Shipe, a writer since the age of eight when she and her neighborhood friend wrote, edited,Continue reading “tending tuesday: tending in the tiny *GIVEAWAY*”

how to move past disappointment

It has certainly been the year of disappointment, hasn’t it? Yet we can feel the tension in it as there has been more at home time, more family time and more stillness. Are we grateful or are we let down? Are we fearful, worried or anxious or are have we made memories, noticed the momentsContinue reading “how to move past disappointment”

finding our purpose in Him

Who doesn’t want to know their purpose? Why were you created and to what have you been called? We think if we can just know this, then we will gain the focus we need and better able to walk in that purpose. But through God’s Word I see that He has made it clear thatContinue reading “finding our purpose in Him”

Tending Tuesday: taking time to tend

Welcome to *Tending Tuesday*, our opportunity to hear a fellow writer’s voice, one who is seeking to encourage others in their walk with Jesus while tending her own life by the Word of God. Meet Joy Marker… Joy Marker is a hope*writer who reflects on ordinary everyday moments, as well as unexpected and difficult journeysContinue reading “Tending Tuesday: taking time to tend”

who are you holding onto?

{five minute friday: hold} It was a beautiful spring evening in April when the tragic realization hit me, I had no power to hold my marriage together. Somehow in the back of my mind for the previous 15 years, I had convinced myself that indeed it fell to me and my manipulation or control somehow.Continue reading “who are you holding onto?”

Tending Tuesday: tending in disappointment

Welcome to *Tending Tuesday*, our opportunity to hear a fellow writer’s voice, one who is seeking to encourage others in their walk with Jesus while tending her own life by the Word of God. Meet Melissa Dyer… Melissa is a writer and podcaster who has lots to say about courage. She believes that all womenContinue reading “Tending Tuesday: tending in disappointment”

who else is easily distracted?

I did it again this morning. I let distraction come before time with the Lord. The buzzing and chiming of the distractions calls to me like the ring to Gollum. My Precious, and my eyes widen and focus on that which is not worthy of that kind of focus or attention. Meanwhile my bible remainsContinue reading “who else is easily distracted?”

help in the unstable places

{five minute friday: help} Instability has come for us in fresh ways in the last year, hasn’t it? Seems every area of life has been shaken by uncertainty and instability. Plans have been cancelled, money lost, children sent home and fears have become reality for many. How can we possibly find help in the midstContinue reading “help in the unstable places”

Tending Tuesday and *a giveaway*

Welcome to *Tending Tuesday*, our opportunity to hear a fellow writer’s voice, one who is seeking to encourage others in their walk with Jesus while tending her own life by the Word of God. Meet Leah Adams, one of the first bloggers I met on my first blogging go round many years ago… An anointedContinue reading “Tending Tuesday and *a giveaway*”

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