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how to have self-control
How to Have Self-Control
On May 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

God gave us self-control because WE MATTER. Our purpose, our gift, our contribution to God’s kingdom is so important that God GAVE us what we need to fulfill it. Because calling is a GIFT of God, it does not come from trying harder in our own strength. The self-control we need for our calling is not a manifestation of striving. Instead, self-control is a yieldedness to the gift already inside of us. It becomes an expression of agreement with our significance AND agreement with the power of God inside of us.

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3 Ways We Experience the Mother-Heart of God
On May 15, 2020 | 1 Comments

My Barefoot Dreams¬†bathrobe was my best friend. When I had newborn babies, multiple times every night I’d hear them cry, turn off the monitor, crawl out of bed, grab my thick cozy bathrobe, slip on my slippers and shuffle down the hall to baby’s room. My postpartum experience usually included severe night sweats, so in […]

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God Will Guide You
On February 28, 2020 | 0 Comments

This morning in my personal quiet time, I spent some time in Psalm 23. ¬†God used it to encourage me today reminding me that God will guide me in my decisions. He will show me the right path. I hope it will encourage you as well. May you experience the presence of your Good Shepherd […]

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This Side of Heaven
On October 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

The choice to trust God from right in the middle of our grief, our doubts and our disappointments rises to heaven as a fragrant offering, a special occasion, because the moment is fleeting. We can only offer Him this weak, pain-filled and vulnerable gift when we are in the dark and the darkness will not last.

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